Meghan Markle delivers 1st major speech since stepping away from royal dutiesMeghan, Duchess of Sussex, took the virtual stage at the U.N. Foundation's 2020 Girl Up Leadership Summit Tuesday, marking her first major speech since she and husband Prince Harry stepped away from their royal duties earlier this year. The former Meghan Markle addressed "young women around the world who aren't just poised to change the world, but have already begun changing the world," and she informed them that they have even more leverage in that world than they realize. To not only frame the debate but be in charge of the debate — on racial justice, gender, climate change, mental health and well-being, on civic engagement, on public service, on so much more.