Hands off our Charities
Hands off our Charities

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Myanmar Humanitarian Crisis
Myanmar Humanitarian Crisis

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Australia’s Global Leadership and Foreign Policy 2017–2027
Australia’s Global Leadership and Foreign Policy 2017–2027

Read ACFID’s foreign policy white paper submission.

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Media Releases

Deeply concerning for all Australians: Appointment of new Charities Commissioner

07 Dec, 2017

Australia’s leading charities and peak bodies today expressed deep concern that the appointment of Dr Gary Johns to lead the...

Government presses “mute” on community voices

05 Dec, 2017

Responding to the Government’s announcement of the Electoral Funding and Disclosure Reform Bill, and the inclusion of charities...

Australia’s Humanitarian Agencies Warn of Impending Mental Health Crisis on Manus

28 Nov, 2017

A fact-finding mission representing Australian humanitarian agencies has warned of an impending mental health crisis on Manus...

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

How to Partner for Development Research

2017 - RDI Network

Recognising that effective partnerships require intentional management, this practical guide offers tools, tips and advice for...

UNICEF whistleblowing policy

2017 - UNICEF

Ethics Approval Processes – Asia

2017 - RDI Network

In an effort to improve capacity within the sector to undertake effective and ethical development research, RDI Network has...