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Post-2015 goals include peace and ending child marriage

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A peace agenda for global development

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To end child marriage we need to speak louder, with one voice

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African campaigners come together to tackle child marriage

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When we empower girls, everybody benefits

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Committing to end child marriage: Hillary Clinton meets the Elders

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Graça Machel appointed to UN Panel on post-2015 development agenda

Opinion

Early marriage robs children of their opportunities

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Graça Machel: within ten years women will have changed Africa

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Pour en finir avec le mariage des filles, que rien ne justifie

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End child marriage now

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Traditions can change: ending child marriage

Traditions can change: ending child marriage

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Côte d’Ivoire : ne pas baisser les bras

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Why we are building an alliance to end child marriage

Opinion

Côte d’Ivoire: we must not give up

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NEW Elders' statement: We need peace in the Middle East, not just process.

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Traditional practices put women in positions of inferiority

Traditional practices put women in positions of inferiority

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Women refuse to be victims of conflict; they are actors for change

Women refuse to be victims of conflict; they are actors for change

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Education is the foundation for women's equality

Education is the foundation for women's equality

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Graça Machel speaking at The Elders' founding event

Graça Machel speaking at The Elders' founding event

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Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu announce The Elders

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The Elders announce visit to Darfur

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Statement by Archbishop Tutu upon Elders' arrival in Sudan

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Tutu, Carter and Machel report on The Elders' mission to Sudan

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The Elders launch the Every Human Has Rights campaign

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The best hope for sustainable peace: women

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