South African actress, model, and television personality Pearl Thusi delivered a keynote address for Global Citizen on Wednesday in New York, alongside esteemed world leaders.

“What a special and powerful moment this was. A key note address, in New York, for Global Citizen, sharing the stage with world leaders,” the radio personality said in a Twitter post as she shared the proud moment. “This is only the beginning. They can’t stop change. My speech on IGTV. Go and take a look.#levelthelaw @GlblCtzn @GCMandela100″.

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Thusi is an advocate for the Global Citizen movement which focuses on eradicating extreme poverty by 2030 through various initiatives. She joins the the likes of Lucas Radebe, Nandi Madida, Somizi and Zakes Bantwini.

Watch her inspiring keynote address below: