On 1 November 2013 the responsibility for Australia’s aid program was transferred to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
STATEMENT RELEASED ON 27 MAY 2015
Please find herein the Joint NGO Statement ahead of the intergovernmental Special Meeting on Irregular Migration in the Indian Ocean being held on 29 May 2015 hosted by the Royal Thai Government in Bangkok. The signatories below represent more than 600 non-governmental and civil society organisations operating across Asia and the Pacific regions.
The study reported here was developed under the PACC project to demonstrate the combined use of modelling, a climate tool – the Cook Islands Coastal Calculator – and community knowledge to quantify the risk of coastal inundation to property and infrastructure in the village of Oneroa now and under future climate scenarios, and to incorporate this information into community decision making and planning for 'climate-proof' development. The study was led by a team of technical experts from the SPC, SOPAC and NIWA, with assistance from the Cook Islands (MOIP)
Joint Australian and United States Governments’ Review of Support to Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia—Final report
This joint review assessed the effectiveness of the Australian and United States Governments’ support to Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia over the past 10 years.
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.
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.