#Foreign Aid

  • Article: Australia's Federal Budget Returns to Surplus but Cuts Aid
    Finance & Innovation

    Australia's Federal Budget Returns to Surplus but Cuts Aid

    By Madeleine Keck|April 3, 2019

    This year sees the sixth successive Australian aid cut. Read more

  • Article: The Trump Administration Is Expanding the Global Gag Rule. Here's What That Means for Women Everywhere.
    Girls & Women

    The Trump Administration Is Expanding the Global Gag Rule. Here's What That Means for Women Everywhere.

    By Daniele Selby|March 27, 2019

    The policy change could affect health services like malaria and HIV/AIDS treatment. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality, Climate Change to Feature in Labor’s Proposed Australian Foreign Aid Budget
    Finance & Innovation

    Gender Equality, Climate Change to Feature in Labor’s Proposed Australian Foreign Aid Budget

    By Madeleine Keck|March 18, 2019

    "Aid can and does make a difference." Read more

  • Article: We Need to Rethink This Concept to End Extreme Poverty, Researchers Say
    Citizenship

    We Need to Rethink This Concept to End Extreme Poverty, Researchers Say

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 29, 2019

    The global poverty rate was cut by more than half in 40 years; now, the reduction rate is slowing. Read more

  • Article: A New 'Agenda for the World': Top Italian Minister Champions Foreign Aid
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    A New 'Agenda for the World': Top Italian Minister Champions Foreign Aid

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 28, 2019

    “We are getting a lot in return." Read more

  • Article: Trump Says Countries That Receive Foreign Aid Do 'Nothing for Us' — We Crunched the Numbers
    Citizenship

    Trump Says Countries That Receive Foreign Aid Do 'Nothing for Us' — We Crunched the Numbers

    By Daniele Selby  and  Jana Sepehr|Jan. 4, 2019

    We fact-checked some of the president’s recent statements about foreign aid. Read more

  • Article: Australia Allocates Funding to Fight Escalating Polio Outbreak in Papua New Guinea
    Health

    Australia Allocates Funding to Fight Escalating Polio Outbreak in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 22, 2018

    Australia will allocate $6 million dollars to fight polio in its nearest neighbour. Read more

  • Article: Norway and Ireland Came Through With Some Big Commitments at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival
    ImpactCitizenship

    Norway and Ireland Came Through With Some Big Commitments at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival

    By Neha Shah|Oct. 5, 2018

    Marine litter, education, and foreign aid are set to benefit. Read more