AusAID
Government based in Australia

On 1 November 2013 the responsibility for Australia’s aid program was transferred to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Joint AusAID and USAID Review of Support to Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia - Final report

Joint Australian and United States Governments’ Review of Support to Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia—Final report

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This joint review assessed the effectiveness of the Australian and United States Governments’ support to Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia over the past 10 years.

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World + 12 others
Australia’s mine action activities 2012–2013

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This document summarises the achievements of mine action activities funded by Australia during the period 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2013 through its bilateral and global mine action programs.

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Philippines + 1 other
Emergency aid given to conflict-affected Filipinos

Australia is providing up to $252,000 in humanitarian aid to civilians affected by fighting between Filipino soldiers and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) in southern Philippines.

The aid will help thousands of families seeking refuge in evacuation centres who are among the 100,000 people displaced by fighting that began on 9 September when MNLF rebels attacked Mindanao’s Zamboanga City.

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Philippines + 1 other
$1.8m boost in Australian aid for peace in Mindanao

Foreign Minister Bob Carr and Minister for International Development Melissa Parke today announced Australia has granted an additional $1.8 million to support peace in Mindanao, southern Philippines.

‘Expanding our support for peace in Mindanao is a concrete statement of Australia’s concern for the poor of that long-suffering region, and our interest in the achievement of long-lasting peace,’ Senator Carr said.

Australia will give $1.3 million to the Mindanao Trust Fund to help improve livelihoods, health, and education in conflict-affected communities.