DFAT business partnerships deliver $1.4M investment in India

A man and a woman in Rajasthan, India. Photo by: DFAT / CC BY

CANBERRA — The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Business Partnership Platform has seen the Australian aid program invest in 19 global partnerships to encourage more private sector awareness to support the Sustainable Development Goals.

The platform supports development and economic growth in fragile and emerging markets, while also building a gap between aid and wider foreign policy in DFAT.

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    Lisa Cornish

    Lisa Cornish is a Devex Reporter based in Canberra, where she focuses on the Australian aid community. 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 additionally consults with Australian government providing data analytics, reporting and visualization services. Lisa was awarded the 2014 Journalist of the Year by the New South Wales Institute of Surveyors.