Category: Charity & Supported Causes

Cate Blanchett becomes global Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR and visit refugees camp in Jordan

Cate Blanchett becomes global Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR and visit refugees camp in Jordan

This is an amazing news! UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today announced the appointment of Academy Award winning actor Cate Blanchett as a global Goodwill Ambassador. The announcement comes as Blanchett returns from a mission to Jordan to witness...

UNHCR – Thank You message (Different version)

The Islamic Museum of Australia released a different version of the "Thank You" message, recorded by Cate Blanchett for UNHCR. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_G3er2h-W8U[/embed]

UNHCR – Video message: Thank you for your support

Cate Blanchett recorded a "Thank you" message for the support received in the refugees crisis. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtZKMJ7hCPs[/embed] Gallery Links: Other Works > Charity & Supported Causes > 2015 UNHCR Thank you for your support

Cate Blanchett donates her shoes for charity

For the second year in a row, Cate Blanchett donates a pair of her shoes for charity. After the Chloe's she had worn while shooting Elizabeth, this year she donated the Giorgio Armani's pale pink pumps she wore during...

UNHCR supporter Cate Blanchett for The Global Goals

During this last weekend, several celebrities joined the UN Sustainable Development Goals, or Global Goals Campaign, part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. There are 17 Global Goals: Cate Blanchett, as UNHCR supporter, promoted the #16 Goal: Peace, giustice...

Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton support Global Goals with Radio Everyone

On 25th September at the UN, 193 world leaders will adopt the Global Goals, a series of 17 ambitious goals to end poverty, fight inequality & injustice and tackle climate change for everyone by 2030. The Global Goals campaign...

Cate Blanchett supports UNCHR for Syrian refugees

Cate Blanchett, as UNCHR supporter, lunches an appeal to donate for the current refugees's crisis. [embed]https://www.facebook.com/UNHCR/videos/10154363137338438/[/embed] “Haloud was an architect back in Syria. She was an educated, successful, professional woman. Haloud had no reason at all to leave Syria,...

Cate Blanchett in the jury of The Hope Prize

A new Not for Profit national short story competition aimed at exploring hope and resilience in the face of poverty and disadvantage has been launched by the Brotherhood of St Laurence. The Brotherhood said it had assembled a high-profile...

Cate Blanchett, Richard Roxburgh and the Sydney Theatre Company support #istandwithadam campaign

As Sydney Swans players prepared to run through a banner adorned with the simple word "RESPECT", youngsters, footballers, actors and well known Australians threw their support behind Adam Goodes and the #istandwithadam campaign promoted by Fairfax Media on Saturday. Actors Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Richard Roxborough and Peter...

Cate Blanchett supports UNHCR for World Refugee Day 2015

Not for the first time Cate Blanchett, with her husband Andrew Upton, is involved to promote a good cause. Learn more here [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKw2LLTvOSU[/embed] Cate Blanchett travelled with UNHCR to Lebanon, where she met Ahmad, a Syrian refugee who was celebrating...