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continue Mandela’s long walk to freedom

The #WalkTogether campaign is building a bright web of hope made up of Sparks of Hope. These are communities building a movement for the Freedoms Mandela dedicated his life to: Peace, Health, Justice and Equality.

Read their stories, post your video and join the global #WalkTogether movement.

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The Florence Project

Standing strong in the wake of increasingly hostile US immigration policies

The Equal Justice Initiative

Confronting injustice in the American criminal justice system


Empowering access to the right to health

Rien Sans les Femmes

No peace and stability without women

Pilier aux Femmes Vulnérables Actives

Combatting impunity in a collapsed state

My Choices Foundation

Taking on India’s domestic violence epidemic

Child Rights and You (CRY)

Keeping children in school and out of employment in India

The Women’s Law Centre

The women bringing justice to victims of domestic violence in Moldova


Putting those with ‘lived experience’ at the heart of HIV decision making

Agrupación Defensa y Conservación Maule Mataquito

Defending the coastal environment from extractive industries

Medic Mobile

People delivering healthcare deserve the best software

Management Sciences for Health

Reducing drug-resistant infections in Tanzania

Aspen Management Partnership for Health

Expediting Access to Healthcare in Rural Africa

Young Urban Women’s Movement

Lessening the burden of women’s unpaid care work in urban Ghana


Education is the first step, school is the first stop


Inspiring young change makers to fight inequality


Guardians of endangered wildlife, local communities and the climate

African Youth Initiative Network

Creating powerful momentum for victims' participation in Transitional Justice processes


Alternative Narrative to hate speech and violent extremism: Strengthening community resilience through positive youth development

The Children’s Radio Foundation

Radio helps young people across Africa get their voices heard

Green Girls

Girls turn waste into energy and learn about technology


Natural resources: a source of peace and prosperity

Partners in Health

Granting healthcare to the poorest: an act of solidarity, rather than charity alone


Health cannot wait: Muso’s proactive healthcare system

Corporación Justicia y Libertad

Defending workers’ rights in the palm oil industry

Kav LaOved

The power of legal aid to support vulnerable and marginalised workers

The Maharishi Institute

Helping every student reach their potential, regardless of financial circumstances

Proximity Designs

Empathy and design can be used to identify opportunities for creating genuine social impact.

Fossil Free

Helping organisations and individuals lead the global energy transition


Protecting the rights of Kenya’s Indigenous People


Transforming division through human encounter

Hope Through Health

Your birthplace should not determine quality of healthcare available Hope Through Health

Basmeh and Zeitooneh

Peace education: war-torn children regain hope

Safe Hands for Girls

The survivors committed to ending FGM by 2030

Movimento Ipereg Ayu

The movement protecting indigenous lands from destructive dams

Food for All Africa

Reducing food waste and hunger in Ghana

White Ribbon Alliance

Maternal health for all: Tanzania’s campaign for safe motherhood White Ribbon Alliance

Iraqi Centre for Negotiation Skills and Conflict Management (IQCM)

Dialogue is the key to conflict resolution and social cohesion

Mentally Aware Nigeria Initiative

The campaign to build mental health awareness in Nigeria

Africans Rising for peace, justice and equality

In 1884, during a process commonly known as the ‘Scramble for Africa’, European powers negotiated their ...

Breaking the Silence

Some of the most powerful voices for peace can belong to soldiers; men and women who ...

EarthRights International

Shifting the balance of power in the global economy

MicroJustice Argentina

Without an ID, accessing justice is impossible

Girls Not Brides

Ending child marriage globally

The Alliance for Improving Health Outcomes

Preparing the next generation of health professionals

Al Bedaiah

A light in the dark for social justice in Egypt’s ‘digital black hole’

Women Wage Peace

Women are an unstoppable force for peace

Moms Rising

Moms Rising to protect healthcare.

Remote Area Medical

The free mobile medical clinics filling in the gaps of the US healthcare system

District Six Museum

On the surface of it, the label of being a ‘spark of hope’ might be an ...


Improving girls’ education is the key to unlocking their potential

Rachel House

Managing pain and providing care for children living with HIV and cancer

Earth Guardians

The young activists stepping up to defend the planet

Search for Common Ground - Yemen

Increasing youth resilience to conflict and extremism in Yemen

Front Line Defenders

Protecting human rights defenders at risk around the world


Personal experience makes volunteers better health advocates for homeless people

Women’s Justice Initiative

Assisting isolated indigenous women to access justice and improve their lives

Asian People’s Movement on Debt and Development

Resisting inequality and climate injustice

The Civil Association for Equality and Justice

Justice for people living in one of the most polluted places on earth

Guyana Animation Network

Equipping the youth of Guyana for the digital age

National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission

Fighting to decriminalise homosexuality in Kenya

Open Street Map

Activating youth peace builders


The phone-based service enabling citizens to monitor state violence and access justice

Bobbi Bear

Breaking the cycle of child sexual abuse

Syrian American Medical Society

Providing critical medical relief to conflict victims in Syria and beyond


Levelling barriers to justice for indigenous peoples in Canada

The Equality Trust

Tackling wealth and income inequality in the UK

The Ethiopian Centre for Disability and Development

An inclusive Ethiopia for people with disabilities

All Out

Empowering LGBT activists around the world

The Guerrilla Foundation

Brave movements need brave funders for social justice

Mae Tao Clinic

Free healthcare: a fresh start for refugees and migrants

City Health Works

Taking inspiration from Africa to bring healthcare to the people of Harlem

IRA Mauritania

Exposing slavery in Mauritania

National Association of Youth Organisations

Increasing youth participation in Zimbabwe’s upcoming elections


Transforming​ ​rural​ ​healthcare​ ​delivery​ ​through​ ​technology​ ​and​ ​integrated​ ​care

Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum

Fisherfolk fighting inequality: environmental degradation and unfair detention in Pakistan

Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies

Standing up for human rights and democracy in the MENA region

Tanzania’s People’s Health Movement

Tanzania is suffering from a healthcare crisis. Only 49% of births are attended by skilled health ...


Ensuring mothers and babies survive pregnancy and childbirth

Homes of Hope

Hope through healthcare for HIV-positive children in Northeast India

Magamba Network

Inspiring a new generation of young Zimbabweans to stand up and be heard

Crisis Text Line

Help is only a text message away

Refugees Welcome

Making refugees welcome in flatshares around the world

Centre for Natural Resource Governance

Strengthening the capacities of communities to resist destructive mining

Project 189

Justice for migrant workers

Last Mile Health

Primary healthcare for the ‘last mile’

Search for Common Ground - Nigeria

Girls take the lead on peace-building and religious tolerance in Nigeria

Search for Common Ground - South Sudan

Theatre building bridges to peace

"The Awakening"

Saying no more to “honour killings” in Pakistan

Campaign for Migrant Worker Justice

Combining legal tools and public campaigns to secure justice for migrant agricultural workers


Providing trauma-informed options for reporting sexual assault on college campuses

Loja de Energias

Solar energy saves time, money and creates opportunities for income generation in Mozambique


Organising Informal Sector Workers: Build Collective Strength to Fight Poverty


Taking on toxic masculinity in Rwanda

Forum for Nation Building Nepal

Giving earthquake victims the tools to rebuild their lives

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