Speeches

Please find below a small selection of speeches by Stephen Lewis. Mr. Lewis makes dozens of speeches a year, many of which are not directly related to his role as Chair of the Board of the Stephen Lewis Foundation. This is a small collection of speeches he has made recently about the AIDS epidemic and related issues.

These speeches may be reprinted, distributed, quoted, or copied as long as it is not for commercial use and they are properly sourced.

To browse older speeches, click on a year from the list on the right.

Remarks by Stephen Lewis at the "Portraits of War: The Democratic Republic of Congo" photo exhibit

Lewis criticizes Secretary-General of the UN for failure to combat violence against the women of the Congo. Stephen Lewis delivered this speech in his capacity as Co-Director of AIDS-Free World.

June 29, 2009


Rayburn House, Washington, DC

Many years ago, I did a series of radio interviews for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) with writers who had produced works of fiction on the Holocaust … the likes of George Steiner, William Styron, D.M. Thomas, Elie Wiesel. The series was called ‘Art out of Agony’, and was further enhanced by interviews with exponents of sculpture and film.

Remarks by Stephen Lewis at the 10th annual Policy Forum of The Institute for Inclusive Security

Stephen Lewis delivered this speech in his capacity as Co-Director of AIDS-Free World.

June 29, 2009


Washington, DC

“No funding for peace talks unless women are at the table,” Lewis says.

News

Include women-led organizations in Canada’s reproductive health projects July 20, 2017

MUSIMBI KANYORO and THEO SOWA, The Globe and Mail

Dare To Wear Love Gala to Introduce Launch of Urgent Stephen Lewis Foundation LGBTQ Initiative May 5, 2017

Kim Hughes, SAMARITANMAG

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