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<h2>Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador</h2>

Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

The actor joins the UN Refugee Agency at a time of unprecedented crisis as nearly 60 million people are displaced worldwide. Read more.

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Safe havens: Greek couple offers a welcome haven to Syrian family. Read more.

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Women's Empowerment: Sahrawi sisters plan to open an all-female driving school later this year in remote Dakhla camp, Algeria. Read more.

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Ecuador: Earthquake leaves thousands homeless. Watch Video.

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A year later: Find out how UNHCR reached vulnerable Nepalese families in their time of greatest need, thanks to your support. Read more.

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Video: Greece: The refugees' grandmother in Idomeni. Watch here.

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Protracted Displacement: Forum on New Approaches to Protracted Forced Displacement: co-hosts summary. Read more.

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Resettlement: New start for victims of war in city of peace. Read more.

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Family reunion: Find out more about how UNHCR is reuniting refugee families.

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The Facts: Asylum in the UK. Read more.

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'Refugees' and 'migrants': What's the difference and why does it matter? Read more.

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Women on the Move Award 2016: Watch videos of the winners here

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Video: Peter Capaldi a.k.a. Dr Who meets Syrian refugees in Jordan with UNHCR. Watch here.

Human Story

Mid-Year Trends 2015

Conflict, persecution, generalized violence and violations of human rights continued to cause forced displacement around the world during the first six months of 2015.

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How You Can Help

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