Australia Institute October 2022 Budget Wrap

International & Security Affairs

Official development assistance (overseas aid)

by Allan Behm

The federal Budget provides an additional $1.4 billion over four years to boost development assistance in the South Pacific and in Southeast Asia. Official development aid (“ODA”) funding in the Pacific will reach its highest-ever level in 2022-23 at an estimated $1.9 billion, including $900 million allocated over four years by this Budget… continue reading →