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Notes from My Travels : Visits with Refugees in Africa, Cambodia, Pakistan and Ecuador - Angelina Jolie

Notes from My Travels

Visits with Refugees in Africa, Cambodia, Pakistan and Ecuador

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Published: 1st December 2003
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Three years ago, award-winning actress Angelina Jolie took on a radically different role as a Goodwill Ambassador for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Here are her memoirs from her journeys to Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Pakistan, Cambodia, and Ecuador, where she lived and worked and gave her heart to those who suffer the world's most shattering violence and victimization. Here are her revelations of joy and warmth amid utter destitution...compelling snapshots of courageous and inspiring people for whom survival is their daily work?and candid notes from a unique pilgrimage that completely changed the actress's worldview -- and the world within herself.

Jane Goodall, Ph.D., CBE Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace Angelina is living proof of the power we all have -- every one of us -- to make a difference. I was deeply moved by her descriptions of individual refugees struggling to live with dignity and hope, and found her personal commitment to be an inspiration. Angelina's journals document her awakening as a humanitarian activist and I hope they will move readers to act. I look forward to my continued work with Angelina on behalf of the United Nations.

Foreword by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Introduction
Mission to Africa
Mission to Cambodia
Mission to Pakistan
Mission to Ecuador
Afterword Maps
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ISBN: 9780743470230
ISBN-10: 0743470230
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 1st December 2003
Publisher: Simon amp; Schuster
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 13.9  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.25