Sparks of Hope
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- United States of America
- Congo (the Democratic Republic of the)
- South Sudan
Girls Not Brides: Ending Child Marriage Globally
During a trip to Ethiopia in early 2011, the Elders learned of the devastating impacts of child marriage and how it perpetuates cycles of poverty and oppression. They met girls ...
Last Mile Health: Primary healthcare for the ‘last mile’
Across the world, one billion people are unable to access the healthcare they need because they live too far from a health facility. This means that treatable diseases such as ...
Namati: Empowering Access to the Right to Health
Of the 7.6 billion in the world, over four billion live outside the protection of the law. The legal empowerment movement is trying to rectify this injustice. Legal empowerment is ...
Search for Common Ground: Theatre building bridges to Peace
Differences are natural: without them, our society would not evolve, injustices would never be questioned, and relations would remain frozen. Too often differences become the source of violent conflict. Conflicts ...
Open Street Map: Activating Youth Peace Builders
The 2017 Global Peace Index shows that the world has become less peaceful over the last decade. This is because even in countries not experiencing violent conflict the situation is ...