Prince Harry said he and Meghan Markle expect to have two children “maximum,” citing concerns for the future of the planet. The Duke of Sussex revealed his family plans in the September issue of British Vogue,.
Speaking with activist and renowned primatologist, Harry opened up about his recent .
“What we need to remind everybody is: these are things that are happening now,” Harry said about the climate crisis. “We are already living in it. We are the frog in the water and it’s already been brought to the boil. Which is terrifying.”
Harry also told Goodall that his views towards environmentalism have shifted since the birth of his first child,, in May.
“I view it differently now, without question,” he said. “But I’ve always wanted to try and ensure that, even before having a child and hoping to have children…”
“Not too many!” Goodall interrupted, laughing.
“Two, maximum!” Harry replied. “But I’ve always thought: this place is borrowed. And, surely, being as intelligent as we all are, or as evolved as we all are supposed to be, we should be able to leave something better behind for the next generation.”
Harry interviewed Goodall for the September issue of British Vogue, which also features a conversation between Meghan and former first lady Michelle Obama. Other change-making women in the issue include climate activistand New Zealand Prime Minister , among many others.
The magazine goes on sale Friday, August 2.