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The Mandela Peace Mosaic is Over 8k Supporters Strong!

The #WalkTogether campaign exists to encourage people everywhere to continue Mandela's long walk to freedom by supporting grassroots Sparks of Hope doing so already around the world. Everyone who has ...

#WalkTogether at the United Nations: Graça Machel Presents 100 Ideas for a Freer, Fairer World

On Monday, Graça Machel addressed the United Nations General Assembly at the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit to present 100 ideas for a freer, fairer world that the Sparks of Hope ...

Mourning the Loss of Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan’s commitment to peace, justice and human rights was a life-long one. His dedication to building a world that Madiba would be proud of underpins the #WalkTogether campaign. Kofi ...

Video: #WalkTogether with Sparks of Hope on Mandela Day

On 18 July, The Elders Graça Machel, Kofi Annan, Lakhdar Brahimi and Mary Robinson ended their symbolic #WalkTogether on Mandela Day at Constitution Hill in Johannesburg. There they shared the ...

Video:The Elders Commemorate 100 Sparks of Hope Peace Park

Video: #WalkTogether for Justice For All - Buenos Aires Highlights

In February 2018, the Elders Hina Jilani and Mary Robinson joined grassroots justice defenders from around the world in Buenos Aires to demand leaders tip the scales toward #JusticeForAll. Watch ...

Video: #WalkTogether to #FightInequality Highlights

In April, the Elders joined the Fight Inequality Alliance and Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity to honour grassroots efforts around the world to turn around the inequality crisis ...

Join the #WalkTogether to #FightInequality

The growing inequality gap has led to an unacceptable concentration of wealth and power, whilst hundreds of millions fight to survive. 1% of the world’s population now owns more than ...

Video: #WalkTogether with Equal Justice Initiative

In the US, African Americans are six times more likely to be incarcerated and half as likely to be released on bail as their white counterparts. #WalkTogether with Equal Justice ...

Watch the #WalkTogether to #FightInequality launch

Rising inequality is damaging society. We can build a more equal world if we come together and take action. Watch how The Elders, LSE Inequalities Atlantic Fellows and Fight Inequality ...