Video: Angelina Jolie, UN Refugee Spokesperson (2002)

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June 19, 2006—For five years actor Angelina Jolie has worked as a goodwill ambassador for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, informing the public about the plight of displaced people the world over.

As World Refugee Day (June 20) approaches, watch an excerpt from a 2002 National Geographic Channel interview with Jolie, and learn her personal reasons for becoming a spokesperson for refugee rights.

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