Category: Charity & Supported Causes

Cate Blanchett meets UNHCR’s top woman Kelly Clements for International Women’s Day

Cate Blanchett meets UNHCR’s top woman Kelly Clements for International Women’s Day

To mark the day when the whole world is celebrating women’s achievements and pressing for further progress in gender parity globally, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett met with the UN’s Deputy High Commissioner for Refugees Kelly Clements to discuss...
Full Interview – An Insight, An Idea with Cate Blanchett

Full Interview – An Insight, An Idea with Cate Blanchett

Hello Blanchetters! Earlier today, UNHCR goodwill ambassador Cate Blanchett attended a session as part of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Watch full conversation below. Photos Video Screencaptures Cate also attended a panel discussion alongside UN High Commissioner for...
Storytelling and the power of one – A Conversation hosted by Cate Blanchett

Storytelling and the power of one – A Conversation hosted by Cate Blanchett

Hey Blanchetters! Earlier today, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett hosted a live conversation in Facebook from the World Economic Forum. She spoke with refugee Aya Mohammed and former refugee JJ Bola about the power of storytelling. See the this...
Storytelling and the power of one – A Facebook Live Conversation

Storytelling and the power of one – A Facebook Live Conversation

Good evening! Cate Blanchett is hosting a Facebook Live Conversation on Monday 22 at the World Economic Forum in Davos, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. local time. On the same evening she'll receives the Crystal Award. [embed]https://www.facebook.com/UNHCR/photos/gm.323003711526142/10157310982888438/?type=3[/embed] UNHCR...
Goodwill ambassador Cate Blanchett visits UNHCR’s headquarters in Geneva

Goodwill ambassador Cate Blanchett visits UNHCR’s headquarters in Geneva

Hey Blanchetters! See the article published by UNHCR about Cate's visit to the agency's headquarters in Geneva yesterday. Goodwill ambassador Cate Blanchett ‘shaken and enriched’ by work with refugees During a visit to UNHCR’s headquarters in Geneva, Blanchett says...
Cate Blanchett, Elton John, and Shah Rukh Khan named as 2018 Crystal Award recipients

Cate Blanchett, Elton John, and Shah Rukh Khan named as 2018 Crystal Award recipients

Actor Cate Blanchett, musician Elton John and actor Shah Rukh Khan are the recipients of the 24th Annual Crystal Award, the World Economic Forum announced today. The winners will be honoured at the opening session of the Forum’s Annual...
Cate Blanchett supports TIME’S UP Anti-Harassment Action Plan

Cate Blanchett supports TIME’S UP Anti-Harassment Action Plan

Cate Blanchett is among the powerful hollywood women supporting the anti-harassment action plan announced last Monday called Time's Up. The project targets on actions to fight sexual assaults, harassment and inequality in the workplace. The initiative includes: — A...
Walk the Red Carpet with Cate Blanchett and Jack Black!

Walk the Red Carpet with Cate Blanchett and Jack Black!

Hello everyone! Do you want to meet you favourite star and do a good action at the same time? Now you can do it! With a donation to (RED), the organization founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver to fight...
Cate Blanchett supports Australian Marriage Equality

Cate Blanchett supports Australian Marriage Equality

Good evening. Cate Blanchett has recorded a video to support the ongoing postal survey to legalize same-sex marriage in Australia. More infos here
An all-cast signed playbill of The Present to be auctioned off for charity

An all-cast signed playbill of The Present to be auctioned off for charity

Good evening! The 31st Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction is three weeks away but you can already start bidding to get an all-cast signed playbill of The Present. The donation is to support the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights...