Category - Australian development policy

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Your chance to have an evaluation discussed in the next Australian Aid Evaluation Forum

Does your organisation have an evaluation it would like discussed in a constructive, public forum involving aid and evaluation experts? Devpolicy and DFAT’s Office of Development Effectiveness (ODE) co-organise a twice-yearly forum on aid evaluations. In the past, these events have focused on ODE...

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Five easy pieces, and five more demanding: allocation priorities for Australia’s 2017 aid budget

The rapid diminution of Australia’s aid program, now around one-third smaller than it was budgeted to be in 2013-14, has effectively muted discussion about deficiencies in aid allocation. The natural tendency among those opposed to large aid cuts has been to call for a restoration of aid growth...

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Migration and labour mobility in submissions to the Foreign Policy White Paper

Submissions to the Foreign Policy White Paper are now publicly available. Hundreds were received, along with over 8,500 Campaign for Australian Aid submissions. After scanning a cross-section, the most common topics discussed appear to be grouped into the themes of national security, trade and...