Crikey Intern March 30, 2016 7 Comments
The Joint Strike Fighter program is a boondoggle. Crikey intern April Dudgeon explains where taxpayers' money could go instead.
Crikey July 25, 2014
The dissolution of AusAID into the Department of Foreign Affairs has driven scores of senior professionals out of the sector, writes The Mandarin journalist David Donaldson.
Bernard Keane April 24, 2014 18 Comments
While former Tasmanian senator Brian Harradine's passing is mourned and his life celebrated, we should remember his impact on the lives of women of developing countries.
Crikey January 22, 2014 6 Comments
Qantas cuts to finance staff? ... bureaucrats out of first class ... prison update from Derryn Hinch ...
Crikey January 21, 2014 2 Comments
DFAT and AusAID: a difficult marriage ... A Hottest 100 party in the nude ... A cold night for Bishop in DC ... Queensland whistleblowers: watch your back ...
Crikey October 25, 2013 1 Comment
NSW Health workers asked not to spruik funeral parlours ... AusAID staffers not happy with induction ... clueless on FBT? ...
Crikey October 24, 2013 2 Comments
With AusAID withdrawing its funding from a clinic serving Burmese refugees, where will they go now to get the treatment they need? PhD scholar at the Menzies Centre for Health Policy at ANU College of Asia & the Pacific Belinda Thompson reports.
Crikey September 24, 2013 1 Comment
Tony Abbott is overhauling aid, cutting funding, merging AusAID with DFAT and reorienting spending. Aid expert Thulsi Narayanasamy looks into the changes and what they will mean.
Crikey May 16, 2013 1 Comment
The budget cuts aid spending -- and worse. Gareth Bryant from AID/WATCH reports money is being directed to sending refugees home, managing live exports and even promoting mining.