New Development Policy
New Development Policy

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ACFID has set out a future agenda for Australian development cooperation.


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Media Releases

ACFID Publishes Second Annual Update on Prevention of Sexual Misconduct

10 Sep, 2020

In 2018, following incidents of sexual misconduct in the aid and development sector reported in the UK media, the Australian...

Statement on KPMG’s investigation into World Vision Australia

31 Aug, 2020

The CEO of the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), Marc Purcell, has issued a statement following the ...

Reaction to PM’s Comments on Regional Vaccine Distribution

19 Aug, 2020

Following comments by the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison on Australia’s role in distributing a COVID-19 vaccine to the Pacific...


COVID-19 fallout: How NGOs can navigate project funding impacts

10 Jul, 2020

 COVID-19 has brought about unforeseen market volatility to currency markets, both major and exotic. These effects have been as...


17 Feb, 2020

ACFID’s Humanitarian Reference Group (HRG) launched their policy report /Fit for the Future: Priorities for Australia’s...

ACFID Celebrates Leaders in International Development and Humanitarian Assistance

31 Jan, 2020

ACFID has extended its congratulations to leaders in the sector who have been recognised in the Australian of the Year Awards...

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Latest Resources

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning: our Collective Conscience

2020 - Katie Chalk, World Vision

In this blog, Katie Chalk, from World Vision Australia and co-chair of ACFID’s MEL Community of Practice, reflects on the...

This is why we need to think again about ethical guidelines for research

2020 - RDI Network

In this blog for the Spotlight on the Code series, Dr Philippa Smales, Network Manager for the Research for Development Impact...

Video – Spotlight on the Code: Australian Himalayan Foundation

2020 - Australian Himalayan Foundation

As part of Spotlight on Quality Principle 4, we speak with Tshering Lama O’Gorman, previous Head of Programs at Australian...