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Former UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie Shares Statement on Bombing of Jabalia Refugee Camp

Angelina Jolie has shared a statement after the Jabalia refugee camp in Gaza was hit by Israeli airstrikes, killing and injuring many civilians. The Hollywood star and former UNHCR Special Envoy who has advocated for refugees for the last 20 years (and continues to do so), posted her message on Instagram: “This is the deliberate…

Angelina Jolie wears a strapless silver dress and smiles at a press event.

Angelina Jolie’s Fashion Venture ‘Atelier Jolie’ Aims To Empower Artisans Around the World

Angelina Jolie is venturing into the world of fashion and she’s doing it in true Angelina-style. The actor, director and humanitarian has announced the creation of Atelier Jolie, a collective aimed at democratising fashion and creativity. Sharing the news on Instagram, she writes: “I’m starting something new today—a collective where everyone can create. Atelier Jolie…

Angelina Jolie at a press event, wearing a strapless black dress and looking over one shoulder.

Angelina Jolie Urges Women to Have Cancer Screenings As She Remembers Late Mother, Marcheline

It’s World Ovarian Cancer Day and Angelina Jolie is not only remembering her beautiful mother, Marcheline Bertrand, but also reminding us all to keep up-to-date with our health checks. The actor, director and humanitarian has taken to Instagram to reflect on her late mum’s devastating cancer diagnosis more than two decades ago.  Sharing a polaroid…

Angelina Jolie Calls For Long-Term International Support for Genocide Survivors in Iraq

Angelina Jolie is in Iraq with human rights activist and genocide survivor Nadia Murad to highlight the needs of the Sinjar region, eight years after the Yazidi genocide at the hands of the Islamic State (ISIS). The pair visited Nadia’s childhood home and school, as well as a newly built medical centre, clean water and education…

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Angelina Jolie Leaves Role at UNHCR to Pursue Wider Range of Humanitarian Work

After more than 20 years of uplifting the voices of refugees and displaced people around the world, Angelina Jolie has announced she’s moving on from her role as UNHCR Special Envoy. “I am grateful for the privilege and opportunity I have had to work with so many outstanding and dedicated UNHCR field officers and other…

Angelina Jolie wears a strapless silver dress and smiles at a press event.

Angelina Jolie to Star in Film About Opera Legend Maria Callas

Angelina Jolie will be returning to our screens in a biopic about legendary opera singer Maria Callas. The film, titled Maria, will be written by Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight and directed by acclaimed Chilean filmmaker Pablo Larraín. The duo last worked together on Spencer, the drama about Princess Diana Maria will “tell the tumultuous, beautiful and…

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Angelina Jolie Highlights Need for Equal Treatment of Global Refugees

Hollywood star and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie is using her platform to highlight the global refugee crisis and the need for all refugees to be treated equally. Taking to Instagram, which Angelina uses to raise the voices of marginalised or vulnerable communities, she points out that 1 million people have now fled Ukraine following the…

Angelina Jolie Delivers Powerful Speech Advocating for Updated Violence Against Women Act

Angelina Jolie has delivered a powerful speech to U.S. Senators in Washington, D.C. advocating for women and children experiencing violence. The Hollywood star and humanitarian, who attended the conference at the Capitol with daughter Zahara, spoke alongside a bipartisan group of Senators who have reached agreement on legislation which would reauthorise the Violence Against Women…

Angelina Jolie with "Know Your Rights and Claim Them"

Angelina Jolie & Amnesty International Release Book To Help Kids Speak Out About Injustice

Mother, filmmaker and Special Envoy for the UNHCR Angelina Jolie has teamed up with human rights organisation Amnesty International to create a new book, aimed at empowering children to speak out against injustice. The resource, titled “Know Your Rights and Claim Them”, was written in collaboration with Professor Geraldine Van Bueren QC, one of the original drafters…

Angelina Jolie shakes hands with Sen. Chuck Schumer. She wears a black suit and black face mask.

Angelina Jolie Urges U.S. Lawmakers to Implement Better Protections for Women & Children Experiencing Violence

Angelina Jolie stopped by the White House and the Justice Department this week to talk with officials about the urgent need to better protect women and children experiencing violence. The mother, filmmaker and humanitarian referred to the issue as “a health crisis” during a briefing with reporters and also held talks with Press Secretary Jen…

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