Interview with Mary Robinson for the Harvard International Review

This January, I had the chance to talk to my hero and role model, Mary Robinson. She was the first female president of Ireland and UN high commissioner for human rights; now, she leads the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice and does work related to climate change and climate justice.

Mary-Robinson

I think that there’s a moral dimension to this issue. It’s a political issue, it’s a development issue, it’s an environmental issue, but it’s also a moral issue. That’s where I think moral leadership can be important.

Read the article here: http://hir.harvard.edu/archives/11236

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