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Mortenson in Pakistan (Courtesy of Greg Mortenson)

The Peacemaker

Greg Mortenson on his mission to bring the world together.

Greg Mortenson

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Greg Mortenson tells the story of how a mountaineering trip turned into a mission to build schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Watch the interview, filmed during a recent photo shoot with Dan Winters, and learn what Mortenson has planned next.

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Part 2: The Future

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From Outside Magazine, April/May 2021 Lead Photo: Courtesy of Greg Mortenson

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