The amazing Lebanese filmmaker and UNHCR High Profile Supporter Nadine Labaki has recently given the most heartwarming speech in Geneva at the 2019 Nansen Refugee Award prestigious ceremony. Her speech literally left us all in tears.
According to the UNHCR, the Nansen Refugee Award is actually dedicated to
Statelessness is not an issue that we can take for granted; millions of people are suffering as you read this, due to the deprivation of their basic rights and services they are left marginalized both politically and economically, and the worst part is they’re discriminated against and particularly vulnerable to exploitation and abuse.
Please check Nadine’s keynote speech below.