Blinken Lecture: Does the World Care? Humanitarian Action in the 21st Century (David Miliband)


Date: Apr 07, 2014

Please join the Blinken European Institute for the 2014 Blinken Lecture

Speaker: David Miliband, President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee

Welcome: Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University

Moderator: Victoria de Grazia, Professor of History and Director, Blinken European Institute

David Miliband is the President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee. From 2007 to 2010, Miliband served as the youngest U.K. Foreign Secretary in three decades, driving advancements in human rights and representing the United Kingdom throughout the world.

The Blinken Lectures bring prominent figures in world affairs to Columbia to address issues of current concern in international relations. They are hosted by the Blinken European Institute, the university’s interdisciplinary center for teaching and research on Europe. The lectures were inaugurated in 2003 with an endowment from Ambassador Donald and Vera Blinken.

Photos of The Blinken Lecture with David Miliband.

Video of The Blinken Lecture with David Miliband.

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Date: Apr 07, 2014

Please join the Blinken European Institute for the 2014 Blinken Lecture

Speaker: David Miliband, President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee

Welcome: Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University

Moderator: Victoria de Grazia, Professor of History and Director, Blinken European Institute

David Miliband is the President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee. From 2007 to 2010, Miliband served as the youngest U.K. Foreign Secretary in three decades, driving advancements in human rights and representing the United Kingdom throughout the world.

The Blinken Lectures bring prominent figures in world affairs to Columbia to address issues of current concern in international relations. They are hosted by the Blinken European Institute, the university’s interdisciplinary center for teaching and research on Europe. The lectures were inaugurated in 2003 with an endowment from Ambassador Donald and Vera Blinken.

Photos of The Blinken Lecture with David Miliband.

Video of The Blinken Lecture with David Miliband.

View more Blinken Lecture events

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