Watch: The Elders pay tribute to Madiba


Elders articleFormer president of Ireland Mary Robinson jokes with Nelson Mandela as her fellow Elders Lakhdar Brahimi, Desmond Tutu and Jimmy Carter look on. (Image: The Elders, screengrab from video)

The Elders, a group of global leaders brought together by Nelson Mandela, have posted a moving video tribute to their friend and founder to mark the first anniversary of his death.

Watch former US president Jimmy Carter, UN secretary-general Kofi Annan, president of Ireland Mary Robinson, Archbishop emeritus Desmond Tutu and others reflect on Mandela’s legacy and the enduring lessons he taught us.