This past weekend I took my twelve year-old daughter to see Avengers: Age of Ultron. I paid nearly $60 for tickets, popcorn, sodas, and snacks –it would have cost $120 if my wife and son had joined us. One hundred and twenty dollars for a couple of hours of 3D superhero mayhem. About the price of a pair of sneakers.
UNHCR welcomes the commitment announced today by the Foreign Ministers of Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand to resolve the issue of the thousands of refugees and migrants stranded in boats in the Bay of Bengal and off the coast of Southeast Asia.
Please help refugees with disabilities like Johnity, who are remain invisible and forgotten, to have a better life. Your support can change their lives forever.
"UNHCR's work is humanitarian, social and non-political. Its Statute and subsequent UN resolutions mandate the agency to provide international protection and seek durable solutions for refugees and other people of concern."