Harry speaks at Obama foundation summit
Prince Harry has spoken at the inaugural summit of Barack Obama's foundation in Chicago, saying he believes young people hold "the solutions to some of the world's biggest problems".
The Prince, who is attending the event a year after news of his relationship with American actress Meghan Markle hit the headlines, said the younger generation had "turned me into an optimist".
He said young people gave him "all of my passion and inspiration", adding: "The younger generation... are the best connected, the most passionate I think we've ever had.Powerful winds raise California fire risk
"So what we need to do is we need to create a platform so they can be heard, because they have the solutions to the some of the world's biggest problems."
The project aims to inspire youngsters away from youth violence and gang-related activities.