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Susan Pascoe Appointed President of ACFID

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 1st November 2017 -  The former head of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission has been elected as president of the nation’s peak-body for aid and international development non-governmental

Donors Offered Close Up Experience of International Aid

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 6th September 2017 -  Australian Red Cross has launched a digital fundraising initiative that it says will allow donors to experience life as an international aid worker. The aid agency is running a three

Aid Organisations Condemn Rumoured Budgets Cuts

Wendy Williams, Monday, 8th May 2017 -  Australian aid organisations have condemned reports on the eve of the budget that foreign aid funding is set to be cut in a bid to boost funding to intelligence agencies. According

Changemaker

Young People Taking Charge

Wendy Williams, Monday, 8th May 2017 -  Sashenka Worsman is the CEO of Oaktree, one of Australia’s largest youth-run organisations, which works toward ending poverty. She is this week’s Changemaker. Worsman grew up in

Public Support Grows for International Aid in the Face of Isolationism

Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 14th February 2017 -  Australian values of “a fair go” and equity for those “doing it tough” are standing strong in the face of a “global trend of eroding trust”, according to a new report which reveals public

A Lifetime of Care

Ellie Cooper, Monday, 21st March 2016 -  CEO of CARE Australia Dr Julia Newton-Howes AM was inspired by her childhood experiences to pursue a career in international aid. Dr Newton-Howes is this week’s Changemaker. She

Call for Aussie Support for Global Fund

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 24th September 2013 -  Australia should commit to increasing its support for the life-saving work of the international Global Fund set up to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria according to the Pacific…

2012 Aid Transparency Index

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 4th October 2012 - 
Photo: army.mil An international advocacy organisation campaigning for aid transparency has rated Australia 18th on the global Transparency Index. The Publish What You Fund’s…

Changemakers – Alan McLean

Staff Reporter, Monday, 27th August 2012 -  Alan McLean, CEO of RedR Australia, is profiled in Changemakers – a regular column which examines inspiring people and their careers in the Not for Profit sector. Having entered…

Saving Lives at Sea: the asylum seeker expert academic panel reports

Staff Reporter, Friday, 3rd August 2012 -  A panel of academic experts at The Conversation has drafted a statement outlining what it says is a fair, humane and workable policy approach to asylum seekers losing their lives at

Australians Pessimistic About International Aid – Report

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 2nd August 2012 -  Australians underestimate the value of international aid and the huge strides made in reducing extreme poverty, a Not for Profit study has found. Not for Profit ChildFund Australia…

International Humanitarian System Must Go From Global to Local – Oxfam

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 7th February 2012 -  Image supplied: Oxfam & SAACID. Photo: Oxfam Novib International aid agency Oxfam says that resources must be built up closer to where disasters happen to ensure that people…
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