Few left unscathed as impact of cuts to Australia’s aid budget unveiled

While Australia’s 2015-16 aid budget was spared from further reductions, it underscored how deep the cuts are, with some regions losing as much as 82 percent in funding. We take a closer look at the numbers.

About the author

  • 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.