About Madeleine Keck

Maddie is Global Citizen Australia's Digital Campaigner based in Melbourne. She has a passion for human rights with a particular focus on refugee and asylum seeker issues. Maddie has completed a Bachelor of Journalism with a major in human rights from Monash University, Melbourne. She is a massive movie buff and you will often catch her reading a classical book or two in her spare time.

Stories

  1. Article: World's Longest Line of Sanitary Pads Aims to Destroy Period Stigma
    Water & Sanitation

    World's Longest Line of Sanitary Pads Aims to Destroy Period Stigma

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 15, 2019

    The sanitary pad installation sought to advance menstrual hygiene and women's health in India. Read more

  2. Article: 5 Big Ways Australia Stepped Up in 2018
    ImpactCitizenship

    5 Big Ways Australia Stepped Up in 2018

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 21, 2018

    It's been a big year. Read more

  3. Article: Everything Australian Global Citizens Should Know About the New Economic Outlook Report
    Finance & Innovation

    Everything Australian Global Citizens Should Know About the New Economic Outlook Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 19, 2018

    The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook has been released. Read more

  4. Article: Australian Aid Saves Lives — But We Need to Do More
    Finance & Innovation

    Australian Aid Saves Lives — But We Need to Do More

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 18, 2018

    It is time Australia increased our ODA spending to 0.7%. Read more

  5. Article: New Asia-Pacific Partnership Aims to Stop Fake Medicines Taking the Region Hostage
    Health

    New Asia-Pacific Partnership Aims to Stop Fake Medicines Taking the Region Hostage

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 13, 2018

    The partnership will enforce workshops, training events, and information sharing activities. Read more

  6. Article: Malala Just Spoke in Australia for the First Time and It Was Damn Inspiring
    Girls & Women

    Malala Just Spoke in Australia for the First Time and It Was Damn Inspiring

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Dec. 12, 2018

    The youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate spoke on quality education and gender equality. Read more

  7. Article: Australian Flu Cases Plummet Thanks to Record Vaccination Levels
    Health

    Australian Flu Cases Plummet Thanks to Record Vaccination Levels

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 11, 2018

    Millions more were vaccinated against the flu in 2018 than the previous year. Read more

  8. Article: Doctors Call for the Urgent Passing of a Bill To Help Sick Kids on Nauru
    Health

    Doctors Call for the Urgent Passing of a Bill To Help Sick Kids on Nauru

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 9, 2018

    An urgent bill that would help medical transfers from Nauru has failed to pass before Christmas. Read more

  9. Article: Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History
    Girls & Women

    Victoria's State Government Has An Equal Gender Cabinet For The First Time In History

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 7, 2018

    There are 11 men and 11 women in Victoria's new cabinet line-up. Read more

  10. Article: Home Is The Most Dangerous Place For Women: UN Report
    Girls & Women

    Home Is The Most Dangerous Place For Women: UN Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Nov. 29, 2018

    Six women are killed every hour by someone they know. Read more