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Annual Report 2022-23

Reporting on ACFID’s activities to ensure transparency and accountability


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 is governed by its Board, ACFID Council, and various expert and governance committees.


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Conference 2023

disruptive dynamics, inspired ideas

18-19 October 2023

Meet our Members

The ACFID membership is comprised of Australian NGOs that actively work in the international aid and development sector.

Become a member

Joining ACFID means joining an experienced and powerful mix of like-minded organisations committed to good international development practice.

Membership types & fees

ACFID has two types of organisational membership: Full Membership and Affiliate Membership.

State of the Sector

The State of the Sector Report provides a comprehensive and robust analysis of the state of the Australian aid and development sector.

NGO Aid Map

ACFID’s NGO Aid Map allows the Australian public and stakeholders to explore the work of ACFID Members around the world.

Development Practice Committee

The DPC is an expert advisory group of development practitioners leading good practice within the sector.

Our Focus

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Federal Budget 23-24 Analysis

Facts and figures on how aid is presented in this year’s annual budget

Strategic Plan

ACFID prioritises a robust response to climate change and pressure on civil society in developing countries, as well as other key priorities.

Emergency Aid

ACFID Members provide vital life-saving assistance in the immediate aftermath of an emergency.

Climate Change

Action on climate change is one of ACFID’s highest priorities, as it is an existential threat to humanity and our development.

Civil Society

Civil societies are a cornerstone of regional stability and ensure that the voices of the marginalised are heard.

Supporting NGOS

Supporting NGOs as Valuable Partners.

Inclusive & locally led development

Walking the talk on inclusive development.

Humanitarian Action

Taking humanitarian action for those in greatest need.

Elevating Development

Elevating Development to the Heart of Australia’s International Engagement.


Improving standards, practice and culture to prevent and respond to sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment.

Code of Conduct

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2022-23 ACFID Code of Conduct Review

The ACFID Code of Conduct is periodically reviewed to ensure it continues to reflect good practice and the needs of ACFID and its members.

Code of Conduct

The Code is a voluntary, self-regulatory industry code of good practice.

About the Code

Find out more about the Code of Conduct and how it operates.

Good Practice Toolkit

Overview and practical resources, and examples to support the implementation of the Code.

Spotlight on 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.

Complaints Handling

How to make a complaint and information on the Code’s independent mechanism to address concerns relating to an ACFID Members’ conduct.

Other Standards

Mapping the Code with other professional standards and principles in the humanitarian and aid sector in Australia and internationally

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Program Coordinator

The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women Peace and Security |
ACFID Member: 1
Location: Australia | Any Major City | Hybrid | Remote / Work From Home
Sub location(s):

Position Details
Part time role (3 days p/w) based in Sydney or remotely
Salary – $70-75K pro rata p.a. – 3 days (22.8 hours) per week with FBT benefits
Location: Remote or option to be based at ActionAid Australia office in Sydney
The organisation
The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women Peace and Security is looking to recruit a part-time Program Coordinator to drive the implementation of the Coalition’s donor funded projects in collaboration with the Coalition Steering Committee and members. This role will lead the drafting of policy briefs, research and reports on behalf of the Coalition and contribute to building the Coalition’s networks and partnership in Australia and regionally.

The successful applicant will be employed by ActionAid Australia, which serves as the auspicing agency for the Coalition and will be managed under the organisation’s HR policies and procedures, which includes flexible working arrangements, Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) entitlements and additional leave entitlements.

The role
You will be responsible for coordinating civil society and government dialogue and shadow reporting on Australia’s National Action Plan on WPS, working under the guidance of the Steering Committee, relevant working groups and stakeholders. The role will also support the strengthening of alliances among women peace builders in Australia and the broader region through virtual convenings. It will promote the participation and priorities of diverse women in relevant national, regional and global spaces relevant to the WPS agenda by coordinating events and drafting policy briefs. The role works closely with and supervises a part-time Communications & Engagement Officer.

The successful applicant will have strong writing, research and coordination skills with the ability to work as a team and autonomously to deliver on project timelines and deliverables. They will have a relevant academic background, a passion for gender equality and proven ability to build strong relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders. They will also have experience working with volunteers and diverse communities in Australia or overseas. An understanding of the WPS agenda is highly desirable.

To apply, please submit a brief cover letter and your CV to [email protected] no later than Monday 7 August 2023 COB.

More information about the Coalition is available from wpscoalition.org

Closing Date: Aug 7, 2023