In Conversation: Mary Robinson and Farwiza Farhan

Farwiza Farhan in conversation with Mary Robinson at the One Young World Summit 2019 in London

 

One Young World brought together Ambassador Farwiza Farhan and Counsellor Mary Robinson at the One Young World Summit 2019 in London. Together, they discussed their work, their inspirations, their dream dinner guests and revealed who and what inspires them to fight for a fairer world.

Mary Robinson is the first woman President of Ireland and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights; Chair of The Elders; a forceful advocate for gender equality, women’s participation in peace-building and human dignity.

Farwiza Farhan is the chairperson of the Forest, Nature and Environment Aceh Foundation (Yayasan HAkA), a grassroots organisation based in Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia that focus on the conservation, protection and restoration of the Leuser Ecosystem.

Watch this series of films to find out more.