Anjali Appadurai, a third-year student at College of the Atlantic in Maine, was chosen by the youth delegates attending the COP17 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, or UNFCCC, in South Africa to offer the final Youth Statement to the full body of the meetings.
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Saturday, December 10, 2011
Don't Betray Our Generation. Get It Done.
The following is the prepared speech of remarks made by Anjali Appadurai, a student at the College of the Atlantic in Maine, as she addressed the COP17 climate conference in Durban, South Africa on behalf of youth delegates.