Speeches

Seizing Africa’s Energy, Agriculture and Climate Opportunities: Address by Kofi Annan in Berlin

Seizing Africa’s Energy, Agriculture and Climate Opportunities: Address by Kofi Annan in Berlin

Kofi Annan delivers the keynote speech to introduce the first panel of the forum "Africa beyond 2015" in Berlin. He summarizes Africa's current challenges and opportunities, and he highlights that the future of the continent rests not only in the hands of its political leaders but will also depend on the outcome of the forthcoming UN climate change conference in Paris.