"Guinea Worm and the Countdown to Zero"
Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, 7–8:15 p.m. EST
In the poorest parts of the world, people still suffer from diseases that have long since disappeared from more prosperous areas. The Carter Center has worked for decades to combat these neglected diseases and is now very close to eradicating one: Guinea worm disease. As The Jimmy Carter Library and Museum unveils “Countdown to Zero,” an exhibit dedicated to disease control and eradication, come learn about innovative approaches to battling ancient scourges. Tickets for this event are not yet available.
"Waging Peace in Turbulent Times"
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 7–8:15 p.m. EDT, Webcast Only
From Colombia to Sudan to Syria, The Carter Center is making behind-the-scenes and forward-facing contributions to peace. Hear more about the opportunities, challenges, and progress of the Center’s conflict resolution efforts in world hotspots. This event will be webcast only.
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Jimmy Carter Library and Museum
Located on the same grounds as the not-for-profit Carter Center, The Jimmy Carter Library and Museum hosts temporary exhibits on special themes and book signings by leading newsmakers.