Global Climate Justice Focus of 10th Tutu Peace Lecture

Christiana Figueres, former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), delivered the 10th Annual Desmond Tutu Peace Lecture on 7 October 2020, the retired Archbishop's 89th birthday. Figueres joined two young African climate activists, Uganda's Vanessa Nakate (23) and South Africa's Ayakha Melithafa (17). They addressed the subject: Climate Justice Globally, Now and for the Future, with an emphasis on intergenerational dialogue and cooperation. View digital broadcast here .

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu with 10th Desmond Tutu International Peace Lecture speakers Vanessa Nakate (top-right), Christiana Figueres (bottom-left) and Ayakha Melithafa.

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