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: 6 Powerful Examples of Unity in the Midst of Australia’s Bushfire Crisis

    6 Powerful Examples of Unity in the Midst of Australia’s Bushfire Crisis

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 17, 2020

    These stories are so heartwarming. Read more

  2. Article: Melbourne Briefly Had the Worst Air Quality in the World This Week

    Melbourne Briefly Had the Worst Air Quality in the World This Week

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 15, 2020

    Melbournians are suffocating under thick haze and smoke from the bushfires. Read more

  3. Article: Lizzo Volunteers at Melbourne Food Bank to Make Hampers for Bushfire Victims

    Lizzo Volunteers at Melbourne Food Bank to Make Hampers for Bushfire Victims

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 15, 2020

    Lizzo is 100% that b*tch. Read more

  4. Article: The Sydney Opera House Lights Up For Bushfire Relief

    The Sydney Opera House Lights Up For Bushfire Relief

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 14, 2020

    Fires are raging throughout much of New South Wales, Victoria, and South Australia. Read more

  5. Article: Confused About the Health of Australia’s Economy? We Break Down the Latest Economic Outlook Report

    Confused About the Health of Australia’s Economy? We Break Down the Latest Economic Outlook Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 20, 2019

    Here’s everything Australian Global Citizens need to know. Read more

  6. Article: 7 Exceptional Things Australia Achieved in 2019

    7 Exceptional Things Australia Achieved in 2019

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 19, 2019

    Sick of bad news? Here are some of the best things to come out of Australia this year. Read more

  7. Article: Sydney’s Air Quality Is 12 Times Worse Than ‘Hazardous’ Levels

    Sydney’s Air Quality Is 12 Times Worse Than ‘Hazardous’ Levels

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 16, 2019

    “It is unprecedented, these conditions are a risk to people’s health.” Read more

  8. Article: Polio Discovered in Malaysia for the First Time in 27 Years

    Polio Discovered in Malaysia for the First Time in 27 Years

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 15, 2019

    Malaysia’s last polio case was recorded in 1992 and the nation was declared polio-free in 2000. Read more

  9. 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

  10. 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