Carter Center

In Brief

1982, Atlanta GA; “Waging Peace”; Pres. Jimmy Carter, founder

Description

(1982, Atlanta GA; www.cartercenter.org).

Mission: “Wage Peace, Fight Disease, Build Hope.” In partnership with Emory University. Key phrases in overview: measureable results that do not duplicate the effective effort of others; recognize the possibility of failure as an acceptable risk; nonpartisan; people can improve their own lives when provided with necessary skills, knowledge, and access to resources. Publishes annual reports, newsletter, and Trip Reports by former US President Jimmy Carter. Peace programs focus on democracy, human rights, conflict resolution, China, and global access to information. President and CEO: John Hardman, MD.

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