Inspired by her parents to ‘live beyond her own nose’ and acknowledge her privilege in a world of shared humanity, Madeleine decided to leave a gift to Australia for UNHCR in her Will.
“I’ve been very fortunate in my life. I’ve retired now but I spent many years working in jobs I enjoyed, surrounded by family and friends and living in my own home. I’ve got everything I need, and then some. For most of us here in Australia, if we need help, there is help available. In places of turmoil, there often isn’t.”
“When I read about, or see on the news, the work that UNHCR does, I’m amazed. To look at the staff on the ground, going into the places they do to help refugees – I could no