While the nation slept, the Duchess of Sussex delivered a major speech on feminism after landing in New Zealand for the final leg of the couple’s royal tour.
Following a third outfit change of the day, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex headed to Government House for an evening reception hosted by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.
The event was held to celebrate 125 years since New Zealand became the first self-governing country to give women the right to vote and to mark the occasion, Meghan gave a rare speech on feminism.
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🇳🇿 “Bravo New Zealand for championing this right 125 years ago – for the women who well deserve to have an active voice and acknowledged vote, and for all of the people that this effort has paved the way for globally." — The Duchess of Sussex, as she and The Duke joined PM @JacindaArdern for a reception hosted by @GovGeneralNZ Dame Patsy Reddy to celebrate the 125th anniversary of women's suffrage in New Zealand. #RoyalVisitNZ