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The Carter Center, Atlanta

(4.5/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
The Carter Center, in partnership with Emory University, is guided by a fundamental commitment to human rights and the alleviation of human suffering; it seeks to prevent and resolve conflicts, enhance freedom and democracy, and improve health.

While the program agenda may change, The Carter Center is guided by five principles:

*The Center emphasizes action and results. Based on careful research and analysis, it is prepared to take timely action on important and pressing issues.

*The Center does not duplicate the effective efforts of others.

*The Center addresses difficult problems and recognizes the possibility of failure as an acceptable risk.

*The Center is nonpartisan and acts as a neutral in dispute resolution activities.

*The Center believes that people can improve their lives when provided with the necessary skills, knowledge, and access to resources.

*The Carter Center collaborates with other organizations, public or private, in carrying out its mission.
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  • Excvellent. Situated in a larger neighberhood. this is a must if you are interested in Jimmy Carter and his legacy  more »
  • I absolutely love presidential history! I have a goal to visit every presidential library and museum in America and I'm almost there. I grew up in Georgia and was so excited to visit the renovated Car...  more »
  • We enjoy history and I admit it, we could not resist the temptation of joining the “Presidential Library Passport Club.” We have two stamps, WOO HOO, but so far we’ve enjoyed the journey and we are gl...  more »
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  • My mom used to work here, used to being me here, it's awesome.
  • Have traveled to several of the President's libraries. The difference with the Carter Center is that it is a functioning center with a compassionate purpose. Wish we had more time to spend and explore. The grounds were beautiful and peaceful.
  • Nice setting for a large gathering but feels like your group has the place to itself, even though there are other gatherings on premise, too
  • Have not visited the Center because I live on the west coast now, but reviews sound wonderful and I will certainly visit if I go back to the East Coast. Didn't think much of him as president cannot comment on anything else, but can say his accomplishments since his presidency have been phenomenal. He has handled his life with grace and integrity. My hats off to him.
  • That is where my uncle works. I will call him if I am far away