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UNHCR supporter Helena Christensen gives Burundian refugees her catwalk tips: https://t.co/Bz2YZEuVlp
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For the 5th year in a row, the number of people forcibly displaced reached a new high.
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UNHCR estimates that around 1.5 million people in the DR Congo have had their homes damaged or destroyed.
The latesthttps://t.co/qdakRHAkS9:
Ongoing violence means aid agencies are without access to provide even basic assistance in several areas
UNHCR is extremely concerned at the large number of people left homeless by fighting in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)
🎥🧕📸 You might know Halima Aden as the hijab-wearing model on the cover o @BritishVoguef , but her story began in Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya.

"How I went from child refugee to international model ", @Kinglimaa #TEDxKakumaCamphttps://t.co/fZP1KJEY3lby
🎒 📚 Mary Maker is a teacher. A refugee. A role model. ✏️ 🙋🏾

Her breathtakin #TEDxKakumaCampg story - one of courage, hope and tenacity - explains why education is ESSENTIAL to rebuilding refugee lives and empowering girlhttps://t.co/duwgU7V6d4 #TEDTalkss.
⚡️ Congratulations to 2 AMAZING refugee women - Mary Maker and Halima Aden - whose #TEDxKakumaCamp talks on https://t.co/Ux0YS9o5Iv hit 1 MILLION views each! 👏🏿 🔥 🌟

📺 Mary https://t.co/bBuNNIjpc7

📺 Halima @Kinglimaa https://t.co/NhS2zvclwO
68,500,000 people.
68,500,000 stories.
68,500,000 dreams.
68,500,000 journeys.
68,500,000 lives uprooted.
68,500,000 missed chances.
68,500,000 longing for home.
68,500,000 unthinkable tragedies.
68,500,000 heads full of memories.
68,500,000 were displaced at the end of 2017.
Not all heroes wear capes.

#NansenAward nominations are open: https://t.co/wKYHG541gO
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