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Independent global leaders working together for peace and human rights. Founded by Nelson Mandela in 2007.

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“Nelson Mandela told us: listen to young people, be on their side” Elders & Egypt youth in TV debate #askTheElders

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Day 2 in #Egypt: the Elders meet President Mohamed Morsi in Cairo - read more at http://elde.rs/TNb

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In #Jerusalem: Jimmy Carter meets - find out more on our live blog http://elde.rs/TNb

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From the archive: Jimmy Carter & #Cyprus youth film The Elders' missing persons documentary http://elde.rs/lYZ

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#MandelaDay 2012: The Elders visit grassroots organisations working with London's young people #Eldersat5

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#Sudan & #SouthSudan 2012: A young woman shows Mary Robinson how to grind sorghum in Yusuf Batil refugee camp

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Elders+Youngers 2012: 3 Elders joined 4 young activists at #Rioplus20 to amplify the voice of future generations

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Child Marriage 2012: Mary Robinson speaks with girls at the Jagriti project in Dhanarua, Bihar in India #Eldersat5

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Building an alliance to end Child Marriage 2011: A women in Birhan Meske, Ethiopia tells her story #Eldersat5

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Korean Peninsula 2011: Gro Brundtland and Jimmy Carter visit a hospital in Pyongsong, North Korea #Eldersat5

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Côte d’Ivoire 2011: The Elders meet women’s groups in Abidjan, after months of post-election violence #Eldersat5

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Cyprus 2010: The Elders with young Greek and Turkish Cypriots during documentary filming #Eldersat5

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Middle East 2010: Elders join a protest against forced evictions in Sheikh Jarrah, East Jerusalem #Eldersat5

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May 2010: #NelsonMandela & The Elders are reunited in Johannesburg 3 years after the group was launched #Eldersat5

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Cyprus 2009: Desmond Tutu discusses building trust in post-conflict communities at a town-hall meeting #Eldersat5

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#Climatechange 2009: The Elders & their grandchildren call for action ahead of Copenhagen summit #Eldersat5

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Middle East 2009: The Elders visit Bil'in in the West Bank during their first visit to the region #Eldersat5

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#Morocco 2009: An empty chair at The Elders' meeting for imprisoned Honorary Elder Aung San Suu Kyi #Eldersat5

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Zimbabwe 2008: Denied entry, The Elders call for urgent aid to the country at a press conference in Johannesburg.

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#Sudan 2007: Desmond Tutu speaks to journalists, highlighting the humanitarian crisis in Darfur #Eldersat5

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