After her retirement from film, Hepburn made valiant efforts with UNICEF, using her celebrity platform to raise awareness in addition to first-hand fieldwork. Her devotion to human rights was as important a career as her time in film.
Photo of Audrey Hepburn: To Read more. Last year I read 3 seriously good books that weren't YA novels. I want to discover more adult fiction and expand my mind with business books (maybe I'll borrow some of Kyle's).
In Audrey began her work as an International Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF by visiting the poorest country in the world--Ethiopia. In September four months before she died, Hepburn went to Somalia (this photo).
In Audrey accepted what she considered her greatest role as a UNICEF International Goodwill Ambassador. For 5 years, Audrey traveled to over 20 countries witnessing innocent children struggling for survival (shown here in Ethiopia
Audrey Hepburn photographed by Horst P Horst (The Nifty Fifties)