The Queen is no longer a lady waiting. 53 years after her first and last speech at the United Nations General Assembly her speech today is her first UN speech since 1957.
United Nations Secretary-General Bank Ki-Moon spoke at the Riverside Church in Harlem on the eve of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference at the UN. This short but elegant speech set out a framework for concerted action to rid the world of nuclear weapons.
A Secretary of State Hillary Clinton UN speech acclaimed the UN’s work for women’s rights worldwide since the seminal Beijing conference 15 years earlier.