GET INVOLVED – Volunteer for The Montreal Millennium Summit


Please find below a list of previous speakers with links to their official website and their initiatives related to development.

Montreal Millenium Summit 2010

To view the causes of our speakers in 2010, we invite you to visit the page The speakers.

Mr. William J. Clinton, 42nd President of the United States

The Clinton Foundation

Her Excellency the Right Honorable Michaëlle Jean Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada

Official Website

Dre Asha-Rose Migiro, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

United Nations Organization

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize winner

The Desmond Tutu Peace Center & The Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation

The Honorable Roméo Dallaire, Senator, Author of Shake Hands With the Devil

Official Website

The Honorable Beverly J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, Canada

Canadian International Development Agency

The Honorable Sam Hamad, Minister of Employment and Social Solidarity (Quebec)

Minister of Employment and Social Solidarity

Mr. Jeffrey Sachs, Ph.D., Director of the UN Millennium Project

The Earth Institute at Columbia University 
Millennium Project 
Millennium Villages 
Millennium Promise

Mr. Kul Gautam, Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF International

UNICEF – International

Mr. Nigel Fisher, President, UNICEF Canada

UNICEF – Canada

Messrs. Craig and Marc Kielburger, Founders of Free the Children and Leaders Today

Free the Children 
Me to We

Mr. Ishmael Beah, former child soldier, Author of A long Way Gone, Memoirs of a Boy-Soldier

Official website

Mrs. Mia Farrow, Actress and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador

Official website

Mrs. Angélique Kidjo, Singer/Songwriter and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

Official website

Mrs. Cherie Booth-Blair, British Lawyer and Human Rights Activist

Official website

Mr. Salil Shetty, Director, United Nations Millennium Campaign

UN Millennium Campaign

Mr. Henk-Jan Brinkman, Senior Advisor for Economic Policy, United Nations World Food Program

World Food Program official website

Mrs. Sylvia Borren, Co-Chair, World Connectors and Global Call to Action Against Poverty

World Connectors 
Global Call to Action against Poverty

Mr. John Prendergast, Human rights Activist

Projet Enough

Dre Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Peace Prize-winning Iranian Activist/Lawyer

Nobel Peace Prize Autobiography

Dre Dominique Corti, Honorary President, Teasdale-Corti Foundation (Canada)

Teasdale-Corti Foundation

Mr. Peter Thum, Founder of Ethos Water and VP of Starbucks

Ethos Water

Mrs. Caroline Baron, Producer and Founder, Film Aid

Film Aid