Hands off our Charities
Hands off our Charities

Watch this video about keeping charities free from unnecessary government regulation.

Myanmar Humanitarian Crisis
Myanmar Humanitarian Crisis

Find out how our members are responding

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.

What’s New

Media Releases

Statement from the Australian Council for International Development on sexual misconduct reports in the international development sector

16 Feb, 2018

The incidents reported in the media have been deeply shocking and concerning. The vast majority of aid and humanitarian workers...

Labor’s first-time pledge to rebuild aid budget welcomed

13 Feb, 2018

ACFID has today welcomed Labor’s announcement that a Shorten Government would increase the level of Australian aid. Speaking in...

Don’t Stifle the Voice of Charities, says Australia

06 Feb, 2018

Polling commissioned by the Fred Hollows Foundation for the ‘Hands Off Our Charities’ alliance has found that Australians are...

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

Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse taskforce


This website provides information, tools and guidance on the subject of protection from sexual exploitation and abuse by staff...

ACFID Submission to the Review of the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill

2018 - ACFID

ACFID’s submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security for the Review of the Foreign Influence...

Australian Human Rights Commission Guidance - Sexual harassment in the workplace