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The Elders in Dublin

Press release

The Elders call on Europe to play a stronger role in the Middle East

Guest blog

Post-2015: “Nothing about us, without us”

Guest blog

Will the revolution betray the women of Egypt?

Guest blog

Is there a secret to promoting sustainable development?


Elders to Egyptian youth: "You are the future"

“It took us 12 years to write a constitution. Don't underestimate what you have done.” Jimmy Carter

Last week, to conclude their two-day visit to Cairo, the Elders took part in a televised discussion with young Egyptians on the momentous events that have changed their country – and their hopes and expectations for what comes next.


Elders+Youngers: building a sustainable and more equitable world for all


Inspiring positive action for Mandela Day

Taking place on 18 July, Mandela Day is inspired by the 67 years that Nelson Mandela gave fighting for justice and human rights and encourages people around the world to give 67 minutes of their time to serve their communities.

During their visit to London earlier in July, Desmond Tutu, Jimmy Carter and Mary Robinson celebrated Mandela Day by visiting grassroots organisations working with the city’s young people and discussing the importance of volunteering at a public event.