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New global Sustainable Development Goals can unlock opportunities for Australia

08 Sep, 2016 - Sustainable Development Goals

On 7 September 2016, leaders and decision-makers will come together to advance Australian action to achieve the UN’s Sustainable...

World Humanitarian Day Call for Emergency Fund Increase

19 Aug, 2016 - humanitarian

The Australian Government needs to back its new humanitarian strategy with enough funding to ensure we can respond quickly and...

Harm of Children Under Government’s Watch Must end

18 Aug, 2016

“For the second time, an immigration minister has made false allegations without any evidence against an organisation focussed...

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Judge says children reporting abuse must be taken seriously

The Age

Authority and respect for trusted institutions in Australian society should never override reports of danger to young people,...

International ‘embarrassment’

Ten Eyewitness News

Australia is now donating less overseas than it ever has before, making it one of the least generous Western nations in the...

Push to widen the royal Commission into child sexual abuse to include asylum seekers sent to Nauru

Radio AM

There are growing calls for the Royal Commission into Institutionalised Responses to Child Sex Abuse to widen its inquiry to...

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A more humane Australian foreign policy

2016 - Dennis Altman

This essay looks at Australia's track record in international human rights and discusses the implications for Australia's bid...

Charities and Administration Costs

2016 - ACNC

Information for the public and charity donors  

Australian Charities Involved Overseas 2014: ACNC Report

2016 - ACNC

This report provides aggregate level information about the characteristics, activities and resources of Australian charities...