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: Iconic Filmmaker and Activist Richard Curtis Just Won the First-Ever Global Citizen of the Year Award

    Iconic Filmmaker and Activist Richard Curtis Just Won the First-Ever Global Citizen of the Year Award

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 13, 2019

    Curtis is a world-renowned film director — but he is also a crusader in the fight against poverty. Read more

  2. Article: Australia’s International Aid Budget Will Be Reprioritized Under Landmark Review

    Australia’s International Aid Budget Will Be Reprioritized Under Landmark Review

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 11, 2019

    The review will reassess which countries receive aid and for what outcomes. Read more

  3. Article: Australian Global Citizens Get Behind Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream Campaign

    Australian Global Citizens Get Behind Global Goal Live: The Possible Dream Campaign

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 5, 2019

    Australians want to see an end to global inequality and extreme poverty by 2030. Read more

  4. Article: Australia Just Endured Its Driest Spring on Record

    Australia Just Endured Its Driest Spring on Record

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 4, 2019

    Spring 2019 was also Australia’s second hottest in terms of maximum temperature. Read more

  5. Article: Samoa Introduces Mass Compulsory Vaccination Drive Following Measles Epidemic

    Samoa Introduces Mass Compulsory Vaccination Drive Following Measles Epidemic

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 3, 2019

    There are now over 3,800 measles cases in a country of 200,000 people. Read more

  6. Article: Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct in Malaysia After Death of Last Living Female

    Sumatran Rhinos Are Now Extinct in Malaysia After Death of Last Living Female

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Nov. 26, 2019

    The critically endangered animals are one step closer to extinction. Read more

  7. Article: Australia Commits $15 Million So Every Child Can Thrive and Live a Life Free From Polio

    Australia Commits $15 Million So Every Child Can Thrive and Live a Life Free From Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 25, 2019

    Almost 6,000 Global Citizens called on Australia to make a generous new investment. Read more

  8. Article: Australia Aims to Break World Record Attendance for a Women’s Sporting Event

    Australia Aims to Break World Record Attendance for a Women’s Sporting Event

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 17, 2019

    The Australian women’s cricket team is the best-ranked women’s team in the world. Read more

  9. Article: This Remote Indigenous Community in South Australia Just Received a Dialysis Clinic

    This Remote Indigenous Community in South Australia Just Received a Dialysis Clinic

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 13, 2019

    The clinic allows patients to remain on their traditional lands. Read more

  10. Article: Over 600 Schools Close Across New South Wales Due to Catastrophic Fires

    Over 600 Schools Close Across New South Wales Due to Catastrophic Fires

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 13, 2019

    A state of emergency has been declared across the state. Read more