About William Ury

Best-selling author and speaker William Ury helps people get to Yes in all areas of life, from family feuds to boardroom battles, everyday disagreements to global conflicts. Getting to Yes, a worldwide bestseller, has almost twelve million copies in print and has been translated into thirty...
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Abraham Path

National Geographic Traveler names Abraham Path as one of the 10 best new walking trails in the world... → more

Story of the Path

The Story of the Abraham Path
William Ury co-founded the Abraham Path, a walking trail and cultural route in the Middle East that retraces the steps of Abraham and his family. In 2006, an eclectic group of twenty-five people from around the world embarked on a trip...

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Connect to the Path

Connect to the Abraham Path
The purpose of the Abraham Path is to inspire understanding, prosperity, and hope for humanity. You can support the initiative by walking a section of the 400+ kilometer trail, by sharing your journey, and/or by giving financial support.

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News on the Path

The World Bank Features the Abraham Path

The World Bank Features the Abraham Path: Can Tourism Alleviate Poverty and Boost Shared Prosperity?
A walking path that follows the historic route of Abraham, a central figure in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam...

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