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Russell C. Leffingwell Lecture: The Diplomacy of Climate Change

Speaker: William Hague, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs; Member of Parliament for Richmond, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Presider: Christine Todd Whitman, President, Whitman Strategy Group LLC; Former Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
September 27, 2010

United Kingdom's foreign secretary,William Hague, discusses the urgency of an international climate deal in which all countries accept responsibility for climate change, enforce a more robust framework for high growth and low carbon economic models, and ensure a new sustainable pathway to prosperity and security.

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