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AllAfrica.com
Repatriation of Somali Refugees Is Not Reversible, Says PresidentSudan. He said the UN shared Kenya's concerns and it will look for ways of add
Repatriation of Somali Refugees Is Not Reversible, Says President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Sudan. He said the UN shared Kenya's concerns and it will look for ways of addressing the issue. He further said he will communicate Kenya's position to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee Filippo Grandi once he gets back to New... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Bring me your huddled massesthe median household income of immigrants from South-East Asia is now higher th
Bring me your huddled masses
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
the median household income of immigrants from South-East Asia is now higher than that of people born in the country. Filippo Grandi, the UN’s refugee chief, notes proudly that the refugee co-ordinator who showed him around Illinois on a... Read more
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Daily Star
ISIS back Brexit: Ex-terrorist says jihadis could attack UK to push Brits into quitting EUEU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN
ISIS back Brexit: Ex-terrorist says jihadis could attack UK to push Brits into quitting EU
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, is reported to have said that just turning people away won’t work. He has called for more ISIS mass... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 25 May 2016over the years as one of the world's foremost refugee hosting countries. The U
African Press Review 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
over the years as one of the world's foremost refugee hosting countries. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson are to visit Kenya in the near future to continue the dialogue on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Chief Not Accepting Kenya's Decision to Shut Dadaab CampsUN is not backing down from its efforts to persuade Kenya to keep the Dadaab co
UN Chief Not Accepting Kenya's Decision to Shut Dadaab Camps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
UN is not backing down from its efforts to persuade Kenya to keep the Dadaab complex open. High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and Deputy UN Secretary-General Jan Eliasson will soon visit Kenya to "further engage on this issue," the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Resists Closing Refugee CampsUN was not backing down from its efforts to persuade Kenya to keep the Dadaab c
UN Resists Closing Refugee Camps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
UN was not backing down from its efforts to persuade Kenya to keep the Dadaab complex open. High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and Deputy UN Secretary-General Jan Eliasson will soon visit Kenya to "further engage on this issue," the... Read more
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Unicef
Commitment to Action: Moving from delivering aid to ending needClark, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme Ertharin Cousin, Ex
Commitment to Action: Moving from delivering aid to ending need
Unicef / Posted 6 days ago
Clark, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director, World Food Programme Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, Food and Agriculture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugee Children Are Five Times More Likely to Be Out of School Than OthersIt is fundamental that children who have been uprooted by war and violence are
Refugee Children Are Five Times More Likely to Be Out of School Than Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
It is fundamental that children who have been uprooted by war and violence are not left behind even further," stressed Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in a press release issued by his Office. "We urge donors and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugee Crisis - Its About the Money and the Global Politicswill see the United Nations deputy secretary general in charge of refugees Jan
Refugee Crisis - Its About the Money and the Global Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
will see the United Nations deputy secretary general in charge of refugees Jan Eliasson and High Commissioner on Refugees Filippo Grandi travel to Nairobi next week and have a series of meetings jointly with President Kenyatta and Somalia's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NW Arkansas group seeks to welcome more refugeesto the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees. "This has to spread
NW Arkansas group seeks to welcome more refugees
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
to the Office of the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees. "This has to spread more, has to be shared more," Commissioner Filippo Grandi told the BBC last week. "Otherwise the imbalances will cause knee-jerk reactions, closures, rejections, and,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Now 1 in 2 World's Refugees Live in Urban Areasthe foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be conside
Now 1 in 2 World's Refugees Live in Urban Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be considered a non-negotiable human right," stressed Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. "As we tackle worldwide displacement on a level not seen since World... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Seeking safe havenreactions, closures, rejections, and, in the end, we will fail in our responsib
Seeking safe haven
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
reactions, closures, rejections, and, in the end, we will fail in our responsibility to help refugees,” commissioner Filippo Grandi told the BBC on Monday. He also said the number of refugees worldwide has probably grown to 20... Read more
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New Kerala
Refugee children are five times more likely to be out of school than others - UN report - newkerala.com #66642It is fundamental that children who have been uprooted by war and violence are
Refugee children are five times more likely to be out of school than others - UN report - newkerala.com #66642
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
It is fundamental that children who have been uprooted by war and violence are not left behind even further, stressed Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in a press release issued by his Office. We urge donors and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Refugees' Fate Rests On Ki-Moon Phonecall to Kenyaand dignity. Ki-moon has expressed the UN support to Kenya, including the prop
Refugees' Fate Rests On Ki-Moon Phonecall to Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
and dignity. Ki-moon has expressed the UN support to Kenya, including the proposal by the High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, that Kenya and UNHCR conduct a high-level bilateral review on the refugee situation in Kenya. Meanwhile, as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moon Urges Uhuru to Go Slow on Refugee Repatriationsaid last evening. "He expressed UN's support to Kenya, including the proposal
Moon Urges Uhuru to Go Slow on Refugee Repatriation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
said last evening. "He expressed UN's support to Kenya, including the proposal by the High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, that a high-level bilateral review on the refugee situation in Kenya be conducted by the government of Kenya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Phone Call, Ban and Kenyan President Discuss Govt's Decision to Close Refugee Campswent on to express the United Nations support to Kenya, including the proposal
In Phone Call, Ban and Kenyan President Discuss Govt's Decision to Close Refugee Camps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
went on to express the United Nations support to Kenya, including the proposal by the High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, that a high-level bilateral review on the refugee situation in Kenya be conducted by the Government of Kenya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nobody Left Outside' Campaign Launched As UN Warns of Dire Shelter Conditions for Refugeesthe foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be conside
'Nobody Left Outside' Campaign Launched As UN Warns of Dire Shelter Conditions for Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
the foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be considered a non-negotiable human right," stressed Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, in a press release issued by his Office (UNHCR). "As we tackle... Read more
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iol.co.za
UN, Kenya to discuss refugee camps closureKi-moon also expressed the United Nations’ support for Kenya, including the pro
UN, Kenya to discuss refugee camps closure
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Ki-moon also expressed the United Nations’ support for Kenya, including the proposal by the High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, that a high-level bilateral review on the refugee situation in Kenya be conducted by the Government of Kenya... Read more
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New Kerala
In phone call, Ban and Kenyan President discuss government's decision to close refugee camps - newkerala.com #65571went on to express the United Nations support to Kenya, including the proposal
In phone call, Ban and Kenyan President discuss government's decision to close refugee camps - newkerala.com #65571
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
went on to express the United Nations support to Kenya, including the proposal by the High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, that a high-level bilateral review on the refugee situation in Kenya be conducted by the Government of Kenya... Read more
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New Kerala
'Nobody Left Outside' campaign launched as UN warns of dire shelter conditions for refugees - newkerala.com #65569the foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be conside
'Nobody Left Outside' campaign launched as UN warns of dire shelter conditions for refugees - newkerala.com #65569
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
the foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be considered a non-negotiable human right, stressed Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, in a press release issued by his Office (UNHCR). As we tackle... Read more
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Daily Star
QUIZ: EU migrant crisis – but can you pass the UK citizenship test?EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN
QUIZ: EU migrant crisis – but can you pass the UK citizenship test?
Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, is reported to have said that just turning people away won’t work. He has called for more The topic of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN in Funding Fix Over Refugee Crisisis the foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be cons
UN in Funding Fix Over Refugee Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
is the foundation stone for refugees to survive and recover, and should be considered a non-negotiable human right," said Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. "As we tackle worldwide displacement on a level not seen since World... Read more
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Daily Star
Jihadists will have 'greater ability' to enter Europe with visa-free access, EU warnsEU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN
Jihadists will have 'greater ability' to enter Europe with visa-free access, EU warns
Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, is reported to have said that just turning people away won’t work. He has called for more In the BBC... Read more
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International Business Times
Refugee crisis: Angelina Jolie urges European nations to open their doors to migrants house is on fire, will not keep us safe. "Strength lies in being unafraid," she
Refugee crisis: Angelina Jolie urges European nations to open their doors to migrants
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
house is on fire, will not keep us safe. "Strength lies in being unafraid," she added. UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi reportedly told BBC that refugee crisis has become a global issue now and simply turning migrants away will... Read more
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Daily Star
REVEALED: Migrant crisis costs Brits £18bnEU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN
REVEALED: Migrant crisis costs Brits £18bn
Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, is reported to have said that just turning people away won’t work. He has called for more Italy prepares to... Read more
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ABC News
Angelina Jolie Condemns Global Response to Refugee Crisissimply be a reaction whereby states shut down borders and push people away simp
Angelina Jolie Condemns Global Response to Refugee Crisis
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
simply be a reaction whereby states shut down borders and push people away simply because it won't work," Italian diplomat Filippo Grandi told the BBC. He said fewer than 1 percent of the millions of refugees had been resettled last year in... Read more
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express
Angelina Jolie's EU lecture at BBC predicts CHAOS and WAR unless we take MORE migrantswith tiny Lebanon taking in as many as the whole of the EU. Her comments came
Angelina Jolie's EU lecture at BBC predicts CHAOS and WAR unless we take MORE migrants
express / Posted 14 days ago
with tiny Lebanon taking in as many as the whole of the EU. Her comments came after the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, told the BBC simply turning away migrants "won't work". He also raised the issue of poorer Middle Eastern... Read more
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EuroNews
EU slammed for ‘lack of vision’ in migrant crisis responseThe EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. Th
EU slammed for ‘lack of vision’ in migrant crisis response
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
The EU is facing further criticism over its handling of the migrant crisis. The UN high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, is reported to have said that just turning people away won’t work. He has called for more countries to help ease the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Angelina Jolie blasts the EU for its response to the refugee crisisrefugee camp earlier this year) took aim at EU leaders for 'preying on the fear
Angelina Jolie blasts the EU for its response to the refugee crisis
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
refugee camp earlier this year) took aim at EU leaders for 'preying on the fear' that uncontrolled migration can cause Filippo Grandi said the EU was sufficiently large and wealthy to be able to share the burden of the influx of migrants from... Read more
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BBC News
Angelina Jolie-Pitt: Refugee system breaking downnot working. Earlier, the UNHCR's head said the refugee crisis was now a globa
Angelina Jolie-Pitt: Refugee system breaking down
BBC News / Posted 14 days ago
not working. Earlier, the UNHCR's head said the refugee crisis was now a global issue. UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi told the BBC that simply turning migrants away "won't work". BBC News World On The Move is a day of coverage... Read more
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Quartz
There are 20 million refugees in the world. Less than 1% of them have been resettledof them have been resettled Yet, less than 1% of these refugees were resettled
There are 20 million refugees in the world. Less than 1% of them have been resettled
Quartz / Posted 14 days ago
of them have been resettled Yet, less than 1% of these refugees were resettled last year. It’s for this very reason that Filippo Grandi, the UN high commissioner for refugees, is calling on more countries to shoulder the burden of the seemingly... Read more
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BBC News
UN urges global response to refugee crisiscommissioner for refugees has warned that asylum seekers have become a global p
UN urges global response to refugee crisis
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
commissioner for refugees has warned that asylum seekers have become a global phenomenon that requires a global response. Filippo Grandi told the BBC that more nations had to help the "few countries" shouldering the burden and that "simply pushing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oscar-Winner Cate Blanchett Appointed UNHCR Goodwill AmbassadorCate Blanchett has been appointed a global Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR, the U
Oscar-Winner Cate Blanchett Appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Cate Blanchett has been appointed a global Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR, the United Nations' Refugee Agency announced. Filippo Grandi, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), was quoted as saying that Blanchett's appointment... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cate Blanchett visits refugee camps in Jordan and Lebanonmore opportunity, there's much more optimism and there is a solution down that
Cate Blanchett visits refugee camps in Jordan and Lebanon
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
more opportunity, there's much more optimism and there is a solution down that path.’ UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said: ‘Goodwill Ambassadors play a pivotal role in creating better public understanding and support for... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Cate Blanchett Named Goodwill Ambassador For UN Refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett Named Goodwill Ambassador For UN Refugees
Access Hollywood / Posted 27 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Refugee Agency Appoints Cate Blanchett As Global Goodwill AmbassadorWorld Conference in New Delhi to represent UNHCR and moderate a high-level pane
UN Refugee Agency Appoints Cate Blanchett As Global Goodwill Ambassador
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
World Conference in New Delhi to represent UNHCR and moderate a high-level panel discussion on the global refugee crisis. Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, said he was "very pleased" that Blanchett had taken on this new... Read more
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International Business Times
Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR goodwill ambassador to raise awareness about refugee crisis the path of intolerance?" Blanchett said, adding: "As a mother, I want my child
Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR goodwill ambassador to raise awareness about refugee crisis
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
the path of intolerance?" Blanchett said, adding: "As a mother, I want my children to go down the compassionate path." Filippo Grandi, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), was quoted as saying that Blanchett's appointment... Read more
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The Manila Times
UN signs up Cate Blanchett to boost support for refugeesraise awareness around the forcibly displaced, including a trip to Lebanon last
UN signs up Cate Blanchett to boost support for refugees
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
raise awareness around the forcibly displaced, including a trip to Lebanon last year to meet stateless people. UNHCR chief Filippo Grandi hailed Blanchett’s appointment saying it would help “create better public understanding and support for... Read more
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New Kerala
UN refugee agency appoints Cate Blanchett as global Goodwill Ambassador - newkerala.com #58001World Conference in New Delhi to represent UNHCR and moderate a high-level pane
UN refugee agency appoints Cate Blanchett as global Goodwill Ambassador - newkerala.com #58001
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
World Conference in New Delhi to represent UNHCR and moderate a high-level panel discussion on the global refugee crisis. Filippo Grandi, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, said he was very pleased that Blanchett had taken on this new... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Cate Blanchett appointed UN refugee agency's goodwill ambassadorawareness around the forcibly displaced, including a trip to Lebanon last year
Cate Blanchett appointed UN refugee agency's goodwill ambassador
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 28 days ago
awareness around the forcibly displaced, including a trip to Lebanon last year to meet stateless people. The UNHCR chief, Filippo Grandi, hailed Blanchett’s appointment, saying it would help “create better public understanding and support for... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Cate Blanchett is UN goodwill ambassadorOscar winner Cate Blanchett says she's proud to have been named a global goodwi
Cate Blanchett is UN goodwill ambassador
Sky News Australia / Posted 28 days ago
Oscar winner Cate Blanchett says she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the UN refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the UN high commissioner for refugees, said on Monday that Blanchett 'has already demonstrated great... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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CBS News
Cate Blancett named U.N. goodwill ambassadorwinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blancett named U.N. goodwill ambassador
CBS News / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
KXXV Waco / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugeeswinner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodw
Cate Blanchett named goodwill ambassador for UN refugees
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 28 days ago
winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great... Read more
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