#Foreign Aid

  • Article: Australian Politicians Visit Bangladesh Slums to See the Impact of Australian Aid

    Australian Politicians Visit Bangladesh Slums to See the Impact of Australian Aid

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 30, 2020

    The tour visited programs by Oxfam, Plan International, and World Vision, among others. Read more

  • Article: 8 Myths About Ending Extreme Poverty

    8 Myths About Ending Extreme Poverty

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 28, 2020

    Forget what you heard about foreign aid and overpopulation. Read more

  • Article: Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 20, 2019

    From drones to satellite early warning systems, technology is revolutionizing aid operations. Read more

  • Article: Australia’s International Aid Budget Will Be Reprioritized Under Landmark Review

    Australia’s International Aid Budget Will Be Reprioritized Under Landmark Review

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 11, 2019

    The review will reassess which countries receive aid and for what outcomes. Read more

  • Article: Ireland’s Foreign Aid Sets an Example That Other Countries Need to Follow

    Ireland’s Foreign Aid Sets an Example That Other Countries Need to Follow

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 8, 2019

    “Ireland is a small country, but we’re trying to make as big an impact as we can.” Read more

  • Article: This Groundbreaking App Lets You Experience What It's Like to Be a Life-Saving Aid Worker

    This Groundbreaking App Lets You Experience What It's Like to Be a Life-Saving Aid Worker

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 25, 2019

    The app, created by Islamic Relief, also combats negative portrayal of Muslim characters in media. Read more

  • Article: Cuts to US Aid Defeated With Strong Bipartisan Support
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    Cuts to US Aid Defeated With Strong Bipartisan Support

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 23, 2019

    The plan to take back Congress-approved funds received opposition from both sides of the aisle. Read more

  • Article: We Asked You to Tell Congress Why You Support Strong US Aid — and Your Messages Were Truly Powerful

    We Asked You to Tell Congress Why You Support Strong US Aid — and Your Messages Were Truly Powerful

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 14, 2019

    Your 15,000 messages will be invaluable in pressuring the government to step up on this issue. Read more