New Development Policy
New Development Policy

 Latest news on the review, key resources, a guide for developing your submission, and more.

Policy Platform
Policy Platform

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


What’s New

Media Releases

ACFID Statement on COVID-19

20 Mar, 2020

In unprecedented times such as these, we know that the levels of anxiety and fear will be highest amongst vulnerable people...

Comment on reports in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald

11 Mar, 2020

Commenting on media reports [1] of inappropriate conduct by staff at World Vision Australia in The Age and Sydney Monring Herald...

It’s time for Australia to better navigate a fracturing world order

28 Feb, 2020

The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) – the peak-body for Australian international development NGOs – has...



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...

A shared commitment to effective Partnership – DFAT and ACFID sign new five-year MOU

13 Dec, 2019

ACFID recently signed a new five-year Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Department of Foreign Affairs and...

Events & Training

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Latest Resources

Membership Application Guidelines - 2020


ACFID’s submission on the Performance Framework for Australia’s New International Development Policy


The RDI Network, Development Practice Committee and Monitoring and Evaluation Community of Practice submission on the Australian...

The Humanitarian Reference Group (HRG) submission on Australia’s New International Development Policy

2020 - ACFID

The HRG submission on the Australian Government’s new development cooperation policy and performance framework.