Ubuntu in S. Africa, means to believe we are defined by our own compassion and kindness towards others. You can feel great that your purchase is helping to support Ugandan women and allowing children the chance at an education. Truly a gift that gives back. This necklace is a single strand of graduated, multi-colored paper beads approx. 20″in length. Each piece of jewelry is handmade and unique. Product may slightly vary from that pictured.