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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

June 27, 2014
David Miliband, president and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, thanks IRC volunteers with a special video message.Learn how you can volunteer to help refugees at Rescue....
June 23, 2014
International Rescue Committee president David Miliband spoke Monday at the 2014 UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Humanitarian Affairs Segment. Conceiving of humanitarian goals...

In the Media

July 9, 2014 - The Guardian
Three years into independence, millions are short on food and hundreds of thousands are afraid to go home. The youngest country on Earth needs us now more than ever, says the IRC's...
June 18, 2014 - MSNBC's Morning Joe
David Miliband, president and CEO of the IRC, discusses the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Iraq.
June 18, 2014 - Council on Foreign Relations
Three years after Syrians first rose up against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, more than nine million people in Syria are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance, two-...