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  • Australians dig deep to help Nepal

    06 May, 2015

    Australians have been extraordinarily generous in helping the people of Nepal in the aftermath of the devastating 25 April earthquake, according to Australia’s peak aid organisation.

  • Australian aid agencies respond rapidly to Nepalese earthquake

    28 Apr, 2015

    Australian aid agencies have been at the forefront of the immediate response to the unfolding humanitarian crisis in Nepal following a massive earthquake on Saturday, according to the peak body for Australia’s aid and development sector.

  • Call for moratorium on sending asylum seekers offshore

    24 Apr, 2015

    Joint statement by Australian organisations and community groups. We, the undersigned, call for an immediate moratorium on the transfer of asylum seekers to Nauru and Manus Island until the safety and security of vulnerable asylum seekers can be guaranteed.

  • 50 aid agencies bracing for budget cuts

    20 Apr, 2015

    Over 50 Australian aid agencies are bracing for cuts to aid programs as the Treasurer brings the axe down on Australia’s aid budget, according to the Australian Council for International Development.

  • Let's have that debate about Australian aid

    08 Apr, 2015

    The Australian aid and development sector welcomes Senator Jacqui Lambie taking up the debate about the value of the Australian aid program.

  • 10 things Jacquie Lambie should know about Australian aid

    07 Apr, 2015

    The peak body for Australia’s aid and development sector is keen to help Senator Jacqui Lambie understand more about the benefits of Australia’s aid program.

  • Innovative approaches to aid welcomed

    23 Mar, 2015

    Australia’s peak body for the aid and development sector has today welcomed the Australian Government’s commitment to innovative approaches to the delivery of aid in our region.

  • Australian aid organisations spearhead response to Cyclone Pam

    16 Mar, 2015

    Australian aid organisations have been quick to provide immediate on the ground assistance to the people of Vanuatu following the devastation wrecked by Cyclone Pam, according to Australia’s peak body for the international aid and development sector.