Australian NGOs fear aid in the firing line yet again

Ahead of this May's budget announcement, Australian development agencies are concerned foreign aid may once again bear the brunt of government savings. This time, cuts may be more far-reaching and may affect programs supporting the most vulnerable people, Devex has learned.

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  • Lisa Cornish

    Lisa Cornish is a freelance data journalist based in Canberra, Australia. Lisa formerly worked with News Corp Australia as a data journalist for the national network and was published throughout Australia in major metropolitan and regional newspapers, including the Daily Telegraph in Melbourne, Herald Sun in Melbourne, Courier-Mail in Brisbane and online through news.com.au. Lisa has recently been awarded the 2014 Journalist of the Year by the New South Wales Institute of Surveyors.