About Madeleine Keck

Madeleine Keck is Global Citizen Australia's Digital Campaigner based in Melbourne. She writes about Australian aid and Asia-Pacific events at Global Citizen. Madeleine has completed a Bachelor of Journalism with a major in human rights from Monash University, Melbourne.

Stories

  1. Article: How Australian Hero Sir Clem Renouf Helped Spearhead Global Polio Eradication Efforts

    How Australian Hero Sir Clem Renouf Helped Spearhead Global Polio Eradication Efforts

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 21, 2020

    You should know his story. Read more

  2. Article: What New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's 2nd Term Means for Education, Health, and Poverty

    What New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's 2nd Term Means for Education, Health, and Poverty

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 20, 2020

    Ardern won in a landslide victory on Saturday. Read more

  3. Article: Suspension of Polio Vaccinations Amid COVID-19 Could Be Particularly Dire for the Pacific, Experts Say

    Suspension of Polio Vaccinations Amid COVID-19 Could Be Particularly Dire for the Pacific, Experts Say

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 16, 2020

    Routine polio vaccinations were forced to stop during the height of the pandemic. Read more

  4. Article: Chris Hemsworth Helps Return Tasmanian Devils to Mainland Australia for First Time in 3,000 Years

    Chris Hemsworth Helps Return Tasmanian Devils to Mainland Australia for First Time in 3,000 Years

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 12, 2020

    The actor joined Aussie Ark, Global Wildlife Conservation and WildArk to release the animals. Read more

  5. Article: Australia’s 2020 Federal Budget: COVID-19 Recovery and the Pacific Big Winners

    Australia’s 2020 Federal Budget: COVID-19 Recovery and the Pacific Big Winners

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 8, 2020

    Here’s what the budget means for the world’s poorest people. Read more

  6. Article: The Cost of Items Like Soap in Remote Australian Towns Linked to High Rates of Disease

    The Cost of Items Like Soap in Remote Australian Towns Linked to High Rates of Disease

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 7, 2020

    The cost of hygienic products exacerbates cases of trachoma, the world's leading cause of blindness. Read more

  7. Article: The Solomon Islands Has Recorded Its First COVID-19 Case

    The Solomon Islands Has Recorded Its First COVID-19 Case

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 6, 2020

    The tally of coronavirus-free countries has now hit single digits. Read more

  8. Article: Fiji Calls on Australia to Do Significantly More to Reduce Carbon Emissions

    Fiji Calls on Australia to Do Significantly More to Reduce Carbon Emissions

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 5, 2020

    Australia recently declined to commit to net-zero emissions by 2050. Read more

  9. Article: Sudanese and Indigenous Australians Disproportionately Fined Amid COVID-19 Restrictions

    Sudanese and Indigenous Australians Disproportionately Fined Amid COVID-19 Restrictions

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 2, 2020

    The trend follows the population's overrepresentation in Australian prisons. Read more

  10. Article: How Australian Aid Is Helping Papua New Guinea Address Infectious Diseases Like Polio

    How Australian Aid Is Helping Papua New Guinea Address Infectious Diseases Like Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 2, 2020

    Papua New Guinea is the largest recipient of Australia’s aid. Read more