In a three-part series, Joel Negin explores whether scholarships are a good use of Australian aid, shares some research looking at the outcomes of scholarship recipients in three African countries, and writes on the future directions the scholarship program could take.
New research by Matthew Dornan and Philippa Brant looks at how Pacific island governments are negotiating and managing Chinese development assistance, and whether or not it is being done effectively.
In a multi-part series, Robin Davies delves deeper into the new Australian aid policy, looking at issues such as policy continuity, private sector engagement and research for development.
Why do some Papua New Guinean university departments struggle to retain their staff? In a new discussion paper, University of Papua New Guinea economist Thomas Wangi and Devpolicy Director Stephen Howes compare academic pay with that elsewhere in the PNG public sector, and with international levels.
After the positive response to this year’s event, we are pleased to announce that the 2015 Australasian Aid Conference will be held on 12-13 February at ANU. A call for papers is now open.
- Jonathan Pryke on Pacific Islanders in Australia: where are the Melanesians?
- Del Ken on Pacific Islanders in Australia: where are the Melanesians?
- Terence Wood on Putting our money where our mouths are? Donations to NGOs and support for ODA in Australia
- Justine Carroll on Putting our money where our mouths are? Donations to NGOs and support for ODA in Australia
- Australian aid program ‘haemorrhaging skills’ after DFAT merger
Visiting Fellow Margaret Callan speaks to The Mandarin.
- Academic exodus at UPNG
Stephen Howes on a new discussion paper co-authored with UPNG's Thomas Wangi.
- Concerns over how PNG will pay for free health policy
PNG PEPE Project Manager Colin Wiltshire speaks to Radio Australia.