Real Lives, Real Change

Meet Director Susan Marx

“Human rights are the foundation of everything that The Carter Center does,” Marx said. “This program is the moral voice reminding us why we’re doing all of this: It’s because of dignity. Everybody has the right to dignity."

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What We Do

A nongovernmental organization, The Carter Center has helped to improve life for people in more than 80 countries by resolving conflicts; advancing democracy and human rights; preventing diseases; and improving mental health care.

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    Condolence Messages

    People all over the world have shared beautiful messages in honor of First Lady Rosalynn Carter. This video compiles just a few.

  • Rosalynn Carter

    Tribute Website

    We invite you to pay tribute to Rosalynn Carter and learn more about her lifetime of service that has made a difference in the lives of so many.

  • Upcoming Events

    Upcoming Events

    Center-sponsored events bring you up close and personal with experts, policymakers, and other special guests to discuss the issues that shape your world.

  • President Carter’s Legacy

    Carter Center Store

    Browse our high-quality clothing and other goods. Proceeds from merchandise sales support Carter Center peace and health programming.