ACFID has written to the Treasury in response to its consultation paper on a voluntary code on the transparency of the use of charitable donations during natural disasters. The letter is attached here.
More details on the issue is here:
ACFID is the peak body for Australian NGOs involved in international development and humanitarian action.
ACFID works and engages with a range of strategic partners in addition to our members.
ACFID prioritises a robust response to climate change and pressure on civil society in developing countries, as well as other key priorities.
ACFID Members provide vital life-saving assistance in the immediate aftermath of an emergency.
Walking the talk on inclusive development.
Taking humanitarian action for those in greatest need.
Elevating Development to the Heart of Australia’s International Engagement.
The ACFID Code of Conduct is periodically reviewed to ensure it continues to reflect good practice and the needs of ACFID and its members.
The Code is a voluntary, self-regulatory industry code of good practice.
Find out more about the Code of Conduct and how it operates.
Overview and practical resources, and examples to support the implementation of the Code.
Provides a thematic ‘deep dive’ into each of the nine Quality Principles in the Code
This section outlines the responsibility to be taken by each Member to ensure compliance with the Code.
How to make a complaint and information on the Code’s independent mechanism to address concerns relating to an ACFID Members’ conduct.
Mapping the Code with other professional standards and principles in the humanitarian and aid sector in Australia and internationally