The Elders

News

Human rights are a key tool to protect the vulnerable against climate change

Press release

The Elders demand urgent action to meet 1.5 degrees target and avert climate disaster

News

Discrimination: human rights are a preventative tool

News

Graça Machel speaks truth to power at the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit

Opinion

The Refugee Crisis Is a Test of Our Collective Conscience

Press release

The Elders urge world leaders to step up efforts to eradicate tuberculosis

Press release

Decisive action from Russia, Iran and Turkey required to avoid needless deaths in Idlib siege, Elders warn

News

California must remain a beacon on climate and health

Opinion

Stand in solidarity for justice and climate action

Press release

The Elders commend Indian leaders for ambitious healthcare reforms

Guest blog

Myths and Fantasies about the Palestinian Refugees and the United Nations

News

Kofi Annan's 'stubborn optimism' will continue to inspire us

News

REPORT: India urgently needs Universal Health Coverage

Press release

The Elders call for restraint and justice in Zimbabwe to honour Kofi Annan’s legacy

Opinion

Donald Trump’s deal must put Palestinian rights centre stage

Press release

Cease the violence and allow the democratic will of the people to prevail, The Elders urge Zimbabwe

News

Embracing Madiba's values: building a brighter future in Zimbabwe and South Africa

In The Media
Press release

The Elders call on all Zimbabweans to put national interest first as poll nears

Opinion

“Sparks of Hope” can honour Nelson Mandela’s vision of a better world

Pages

The Elders are independent global leaders, brought together by Nelson Mandela, who offer their collective influence and experience to support peace building, help address major causes of human suffering and promote the shared interests of humanity.

Sign up to receive monthly newsletters from The Elders.

We will occasionally send you other special updates and news, but we'll never share your email address with third parties.

Visit the archive to see our past newsletters.

The Elders website uses cookies. Click here to accept the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy when visiting this site.