March 30, 2016 7
The Joint Strike Fighter program is a boondoggle. Crikey intern April Dudgeon explains where taxpayers' money could go instead.
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.
April 24, 2014 18
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.
January 22, 2014 6
Qantas cuts to finance staff? ... bureaucrats out of first class ... prison update from Derryn Hinch ...
January 21, 2014 2
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 ...
October 25, 2013 1
NSW Health workers asked not to spruik funeral parlours ... AusAID staffers not happy with induction ... clueless on FBT? ...
October 24, 2013 2
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.
September 24, 2013 1
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.
May 16, 2013 1
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.
March 27, 2013 3
AusAID's scholarship program is wasteful and is possibly being defrauded, writes AID/WATCH's Matt Hilton. Why are we spending millions on programs that don't work or just help a handful of people?