The views expressed in these articles are those of the individual authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Foundation or its Members.

Further Speeches by GLF Members can be found on this website on each member’s biography page.

Speeches

Recent Speeches by GLF Members

African Governance and Institutions
by ELLEN JOHNSON SIRLEAF
04 November 2019, Washington DC

 

GARETH EVANS

Political Leadership: What Makes for Success
by GARETH EVANS
11 October 2019, Melbourne

 

The Halligan Lecture
by JOHN BRUTON
30 September 2019, Brussels

 

GARETH EVANS

Europe at the Crossroads: Global Power or Also-Ran?
by GARETH EVANS
26 September, 2019, Canberra

 

FW DE KLERK

Responsible Leadership in a Rapidly Changing World
FW DE KLERK
20 September 2019, Mérida
 

GARETH EVANS

Nuclear Disarmament: An Impossible Dream?
by GARETH EVANS
22 August, 2019, Hiroshima

 

Multilteralism: Time for a Revamp
by HELEN CLARK
12 August 2019, Wellington

 

China's Political Economy into 2020
by KEVIN RUDD
11 July 2019, London

Security and Non Proliferation in the Middle East
by MOHAMMED ELBARADEI
24 November 2018, Amman

 

GARETH EVANS

Global Geopolitics in Transition
by GARETH EVANS
19 October 2018, London

 

GARETH EVANS

Asia Pacific Geopolitics in Transition
by GARETH EVANS
16 November 2018, Sydney

 

Xi Jinping, China and the Global Order 
by KEVIN RUDD
26 June 2018, Singapore

 

Inspiring the Future
by MOHAMMED ELBARADEI
06 May 2018, Cascais

 

GARETH EVANS

Reflections of an Incorrigible Optimist
by GARETH EVANS
10 April 2018, Wollongong

 

Breaking Glass Ceilings: Reflections on Women’s Leadership
by HELEN CLARK
16 March 2018 , Manila

 

Nuclear Weapons: Confronting Armageddon
by MOHAMMED ELBARADEI
11 November 2017, The Vatican

 

FW DE KLERK

Accommodating Diversity in a Shrinking World
by FW DE KLERK
03 April, Dresden

FW DE KLERK

Developing World, Developing Leaders
by FW DE KLERK
26 September 2016, Phoenix

 

GARETH EVANS

Living with Putin’s Russia
by GARETH EVANS
24 August 2016, Canberra

 

CHANDRIKA KUMARATUNGA

A Legal Framework for National Reconciliation – The Way Forward
by CHANDRIKA KUMARATUNGA
12 August 2016, Colombo

KETUMILE MASIRE

The Journey of Botswana
by KETUMILE MASIRE
28 June 2016, Gaborone

FW DE KLERK

History and Leadership
by FW DE KLERK
13 June 2016, London

 

KASPAR VILLIGER

Social coldness versus liberal public spirit?
by KASPAR VILLIGER
13 June 2015,  Zurich

 

JOE CLARK

Opening Remarks at SAIIA Conference
by JOE CLARK
12 June 2015, Johannesburg

GARETH EVANS

What I have learnt about democratic governance
by GARETH EVANS
03 February 2015, Bangkok

 

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