The Russell C. Leffingwell Lecture is given by a distinguished foreign official, who is invited to address Council members on a topic of major international significance. This lectureship is made possible through the generosity of the Leffingwell family and the Morgan Guaranty Trust Company.
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.
Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India, delivers the Russell C. Leffingwell Lecture. The Russell C. Leffingwell Lecture is given by a distinguished foreign official who is invited to address CFR members on a topic of major international significance.