Media playback is unsupported on your device

Nelson Mandela's enduring legacy around the world

8 December 2013 Last updated at 17:45 GMT

South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela was a hero to millions of people all over the world regardless of age, colour or social status.

Journalists from across the BBC World Service assess how the man himself - and what he stood for - affected the individual regions they cover.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.