ACFID Media Coverage

ACFID Media Coverage

  • Fifty years of coordination against the odds: a history of ACFID

    DevPolicy | 21 Sep, 2015 | NGO Effectiveness

    The challenges of coordinating NGOs and development actors are well documented. We see this nearly every time there is a disaster response—the influx of well-meaning NGOs, then the evaluation report critiquing their inability to work together effectively.

  • Australia's NGO program 'delivers strongly on results'

    devex | 17 Aug, 2015

    ACFID will be engaging with DFAT to explore further opportunities to improve learning and information sharing through the ANCP — to the benefit of NGOs and the Australian aid program.

  • Record Cut to Australia’s Foreign Aid

    Pro Bono Australia | 13 May, 2015 | Aid Effectiveness, Emergency Response

    The Abbott Government has delivered the biggest single-year cut to foreign aid in Australia’s history, a move that Not for Profits claim will hurt our international reputation... The peak body for Australia’s aid agencies, the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), said the Government was neglecting its international responsibilities.

  • Herald journalist Matt Wade wins ACFID Media award

    Sydney Morning Herald | 22 Oct, 2014

    Fairfax journalist Matt Wade has won the 2014 ACFID Media Award for excellence in reporting on international development issues. The award acknowledges Wade's efforts to highlight the 'forgotten famine' in South Sudan with a series of articles published in The Herald in August.