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Meet Emily Underwood

Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Journalism Fellow Emily Underwood reports on the unique mental health challenges many refugees face and how healing from trauma sometimes goes beyond individual therapy.

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    Upcoming Events

    Our "Conversations" series brings you up close and personal with experts, policy makers, and special guests to discuss the issues that shape your world.

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    From the CEO

    Ambassador (ret.) Mary Ann Peters, CEO, reflects on the value of prevention in the Center's work to eliminate diseases and promote peace.

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    Democracy Report

    A new report on the practices of DRC’s state-owned mining company, Gécamines, reveals that $750 million is missing from their accounts.

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    A Unique Collaboration

    The Carter Center and Emory University celebrate a rare and productive 35-year partnership, which has improved the lives of millions.