Sparks of Hope
#WalkTogether is building a bright web of hope made up of stories of Sparks of Hope. These are communities building a movement for the freedoms we value - and which Mandela dedicated his life to the achievement of.
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- United States of America
- Congo (the Democratic Republic of the)
- South Sudan
Confronting injustice in the American criminal justice system
The United States has 5% of the world’s human population, yet nearly 25% of global prison population. The US incarcerates more of its citizens than any other nation in the ...
Moms Rising to Protect Healthcare
Everyone gets sick, but not everyone has a chance to get better. No one should have to choose between staying in their home and paying their medical bills. No mother ...
The free mobile medical clinics filling in the gaps of the US healthcare system
An estimated 28.2 million people in the United States are not covered by health insurance. For those who are covered, many are underinsured, without vision or dental coverage, and many ...
Taking inspiration from Africa to bring healthcare to the people of Harlem
In sub-Saharan Africa, community health workers have long formed the backbone of health systems, filling in gaps where doctors and nurses are scarce. But they are a relatively new concept ...