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David Miliband

David Miliband, the new president and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, is an experienced world leader taking forward the IRC’s record of innovation on behalf of displaced people worldwide. On this page you will find his latest updates and interventions on the key issues facing the IRC. Read David Miliband's Full Biography

Audio Clip on BBC Radio 4 Today

Following the launch of the International Rescue Committe's new report on Afghanistan, IRC president David Miliband was interviewed on BBC Radio 4 Today. David spoke about the latest in Afghanistan ahead of the country's presidential election on April 5, and called for urgent investment in humanitarian and development aid for Afghanistan.


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Latest from David Miliband

November 11, 2014
The IRC hosted our annual Freedom Award Dinner in New York. The benefit event honored the contributions of aid workers, featured Sting as a surprise guest and raised a record-breaking...
October 31, 2014
Watch IRC President David Miliband on The Colbert Report, talking about our lifesaving work around the world.

In the Media

November 10, 2014 - Forbes
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November 10, 2014 - The Telegraph
Exclusive: As South Sudan's civil war enters its second year, the world must not look away as its youngest country stands on the brink of famine, says former foreign secretary. 
November 10, 2014 - Agence France-Presse
Residents of war-torn South Sudan are enduring "unspeakable abuse and violence" as well as the threat of famine, a leading aid agency said in a report Monday.