Rt. Hon David Miliband M.P., Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs
David Miliband has been at the heart of the longest-serving U.K. Labour government since its achievement of office in 1997, working as the head of the Prime Minister’s Policy Unit prior to his election to Parliament.
The Wilberforce Medal for 2008 is awarded posthumously for only the second occasion since its inauguration. Anna Politkovskaya was assassinated in the lift of her Moscow apartment building on 7th October 2006.