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“What They Took With Them”: The One Video You Have To Watch Today

 

Have you ever thought about the things you’d take with you if you had to immediately flee your home and country? Think of the countless things you pick up or put aside daily, all with the confidence that they’ll still be there tomorrow. 

A new UN Refugee Agency video places us in the shoes of the refugees who have had to do just that. The video features the poem of Jenifer Toksvig and is “inspired by stories and first-hand testimonies from refugees forced to flee their homes and items they took with them”: