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Stop-start aid budget fails to match scale of global challenges

10 May, 2017

ACFID has called for the Government to put stability first after the introduction of a stop-start aid budget which fails to...

Aid Budget Bounces Along the Bottom

09 May, 2017

Commenting on the aid budget, following the lock-up at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, CEO of the Australian...

A Budget for the Many, Not the Few

08 May, 2017

Commenting following the People’s Budget at Old Parliament House, Marc Purcell, CEO of the Australian Council for International...

ACFID in the News

What it’s like when a death sentence is lifted

ACFID and Australian Red Cross

Khaled Naanaa is an emergency nurse who was in the besieged Syrian town of Madaya. He’s now establishing a new life with his...

Australia's foreign aid program faces fresh scrutiny in wake of transparency audit

ABC News

Researchers at the Australian National University's Development Policy Centre found publicly available information on aid...

Julie Bishop presses Myanmar leader for 'credible' Rohingya investigation

Sydney Morning Herald

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has told Myanmar's de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi Australia is "deeply concerned" about...

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Latest Resources

ACFID Analysis of the 2017-18 Federal Budget

2017 - ACFID

ACFID's analysis of the Federal Budget, released 10-5-2016.

Australia’s Global Leadership and Foreign Policy 2017–2027

2017 - ACFID

ACFID’s foreign policy white paper submission sets out a framework to guide Australia’s foreign policy over the next decade.

Understanding Aid

2017 - ACFID

This explanatory paper provides an overview of international aid and Australian aid, incorporating key data and trends.