Most Recent Content from: Madeleine Keck

  • Article: Australian Indigenous Organisations Call for Rio Tinto to Be Stripped of Its Status as a Human Rights Leader

    Australian Indigenous Organisations Call for Rio Tinto to Be Stripped of Its Status as a Human Rights Leader

    By Madeleine Keck|July 13, 2020

    The call follows Rio Tinto’s destruction of sacred Indigenous sites in May. Read more

  • Article: 10 Million Tonnes of Waste Will Avoid Landfills Thanks to a New Australian Recycling Fund

    10 Million Tonnes of Waste Will Avoid Landfills Thanks to a New Australian Recycling Fund

    By Madeleine Keck|July 10, 2020

    Almost $200 million will go toward overhauling the nation’s recycling infrastructure. Read more

  • Article: 8 Million Children Have Been Pushed Into Child Labor and Begging Due to COVID-19: Report

    8 Million Children Have Been Pushed Into Child Labor and Begging Due to COVID-19: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|July 10, 2020

    The economic impact of the pandemic has devastating consequences for children. Read more

  • Article: The City of Sydney Now Runs on 100% Renewable Energy

    The City of Sydney Now Runs on 100% Renewable Energy

    By Madeleine Keck|July 8, 2020

    The city made the switch after community pressure to act on climate change. Read more

  • Article: Suicide Rate for Indigenous Victorians Is Twice That of Non-Indigenous Population: Report

    Suicide Rate for Indigenous Victorians Is Twice That of Non-Indigenous Population: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|July 7, 2020

    The Coroners Court of Victoria has released new disturbing figures. Read more

  • Article: Australia and New Zealand Win Historic Bid to Host the FIFA 2023 Women's World Cup

    Australia and New Zealand Win Historic Bid to Host the FIFA 2023 Women's World Cup

    By Madeleine Keck|July 1, 2020

    Sydney's ANZ Stadium is expected to host the final match. Read more

  • Article: ‘My Story Is Not Unique’: Former Refugee Responds to New Report Showing 79.5M People Were Displaced in 2019

    ‘My Story Is Not Unique’: Former Refugee Responds to New Report Showing 79.5M People Were Displaced in 2019

    By Madeleine Keck|June 30, 2020

    Former refugee Carina Hoang has urged the world to step up. Read more

  • Article: Economic Fallout From COVID-19 Could Thrust Hundreds of Millions More Into Poverty: Report

    Economic Fallout From COVID-19 Could Thrust Hundreds of Millions More Into Poverty: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|June 23, 2020

    "Extreme poverty in Australia's immediate region is likely to skyrocket.” Read more