Category - Australian government aid

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Effect of Australia’s regional health security initiative on national health security of poorly resourced countries

Global responses to infectious diseases with pandemic potential highlight tensions between short-term emergency and technological responses over broad-based, longer-term initiatives aimed at equitable health and human development. One casualty of the global responses may be the specific needs that...

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Aid, and the Pacific in the 2003 and 2017 Foreign Policy White Papers

Aid The last Foreign Policy White Paper was also under a Coalition Government, in 2003, when Alexander Downer was Foreign Minister. On aid at least it is vintage Downer. The document downplays the role of aid at several points, with some disarmingly frank admissions: “aid is not the key to...