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How to Stay Optimistic in an Age of Crisis

Talk from IRC President and CEO David Milliband

How to Stay Optimistic in an Age of Crisis





The Haven at First and Market, 112 W Market St, Charlottesville, VA 22902

There is a growing sense that global risks are reaching an unprecedented scale—fifty-four civil wars or conflicts going on around the world, over 100 million people displaced, 258 million facing acute food insecurity or worse, and a growing climate crisis.

International Rescue Committee President David Miliband discusses humanitarian action today and how to find hope in our current moment of crisis. Milliband outlines a solutions-driven, action-oriented approach to propel the humanitarian sector forward.

This event is free. Advanced registration is required:

This event is co-sponsored by the International Rescue Committee, the Humanitarian Collaborative at the University of Virginia, and UVA Global.

Photo credit: IRC

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