Mary Robinson: 2006 Barbara Ward Lecture on climate change and justice (Chatham House, London)
01 December 2006
Mary Robinson is the UN Secretary-General's special envoy for climate change. She has more than four decades of legal, political and diplomatic experience, including 20 years as a member of the Irish Senate. In 1990 she was elected President of Ireland. Her speach at the 2006 Barbara Ward Lecture made a case for climate change as a justice issue.