UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador | Maxwell

UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador | Maxwell

Originally published at AsianCorrespondent.com on 17th March 2017

THE United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) recently appointed Thai model and actress Praya Lundberg as the first UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador from Southeast Asia.

The appointment, according to the organisation, is in recognition of Lundberg’s commitment to refugees and is part of a concerted effort to raise awareness of the hardships refugees face on a daily basis.

Lundberg’s association with UNHCR Thailand began three years ago, when she contacted the organisation after being moved by tragic images of Syrian…

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