In March,1988, Audrey began her work as an International Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF by visiting the poorest country in the world--Ethiopia. In September 1992, four months before she died, Hepburn went to Somalia (this photo).  Hepburn called it "apocalyptic" and said, "I walked into a nightmare.

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).

"Giving is living, if you stop wanting to give, there's nothing more to live for."  -Audrey Hepburn

"Giving is living, if you stop wanting to give, there's nothing more to live…

Somalia, 1992 - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn stands surrounded by children at a camp for displaced persons near the town of Kismayo, Somalia. © UNICEF/NYHQ1992-1177/Betty Press - For more information, please visit: http://www.unicef.org/

Somalia, 1992 - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn stands surrounded by children at a camp for displaced persons near the town of Kismayo, Somalia. In UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn completed a four day tour of Somalia and.

Emma Ferrer, Audrey Hepburn's granddaughter, volunteers with her grandmother's beloved charity, UNICEF.

Emma Ferrer Continues Audrey's UNICEF Legacy

“ UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn is accompanied by children on a walk in the hamlet of Phuc Ly, Phu Minh Commune, Tu Liem District near Hanoi. Audrey’s visit to Vietnam in October/November.

In 1988, 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 '88).

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

"Every child has the right to health, to education, to protection, to tenderness, to life" Audrey Hepburn

rareaudreyhepburn: “ Quote originally from a speech Audrey Hepburn gave during her time as UNICEF ambassador. (picture: Audrey Hepburn in Ethiopia, (made by rareaudreyhepburn) ”

Image from the Horn of Africa 1992  UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn holds a severely malnourished child at a UNICEF-assisted feeding centre in Baidoa. “For many it’s too late, but for many, many more we can still be on time,” said Ms. Hepburn, after witnessing the impact of famine on Somalia’s children in 1992.

Image from the Horn of Africa 1992 UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn holds a severely malnourished child at a UNICEF-assisted feeding centre in Baidoa. “For many it’s too late, but for many,.

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn giving an Ethopian child a hug!  She was appointed in 1988 and worked on behalf of UNICEF until her death in 1993.

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Audrey Hepburn giving an Ethopian child a hug! She was appointed in 1988 and worked on behalf of UNICEF until her death in

Audrey Hepburn, 1990 (in Vietnam) [UNICEF]

Audrey Hepburn working as a UNICEF ambassador in Vietnam, Oct 1990

Soon after becoming a UNICEF ambassador, Audrey Hepburn went on a mission to Ethiopia, where years of drought and civil strife had caused terrible famine. Still beautiful after all those years... (@Kristin Tosch)

Soon after becoming a UNICEF ambassador, Audrey Hepburn went on a mission to Ethiopia, where years of drought and civil strife had caused terrible famine. (© Derek Hudson/Sygma/Corbis)

Audrey Hepburn, UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador photographed by Peter Charlesworth while holding a small Vietnamese baby to her chest as she takes a walk about while visiting a small village close to Hanoi, Vietnam Jan 17, 1990

Audrey Hepburn's granddaughter, Emma Ferrer, volunteers with her grandmother's favorite charity.

How to Master Audrey Hepburn's Style (and Still Look Completely Modern) via @WhoWhatWear

How to Master Audrey Hepburn's Style (and Still Look Completely Modern)

Audrey Hepburn: 20 razones que hacen de ella un icono irremplazable

Audrey Hepburn: 20 razones que hacen de ella un icono irreemplazable

The Audrey Hepburn Look Book - The Cut March 1988 Where: On a field mission as UNICEF ambassador in Ethiopia.

This is what people need to aspire to. Being others-focussed. I love Audrey for being able to step outside her fame and see a bigger picture. :)

A Walk to Remember

Audrey Hepburn - She is my role model -- I lookup to her. She was not just an amazing actress; she also had the biggest heart.

Did You Know the Amazing Audrey Hepburn Was a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF? Look at How Happy She Was to Make a Difference in the Poorest of Peoples Lives. - Album on Imgur

Did You Know the Amazing Audrey Hepburn Was a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF? Look at How Happy She Was to Make a Difference in the Poorest of Peoples Lives. - Album on Imgur

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