AusAID is the Australian Government agency responsible for managing
Australia's overseas aid program. The objectives of the aid program are
to assist developing countries reduce poverty and to achieve
sustainable development, in line with Australia's national interest.
AusAID's aid program aims to:
focuse on the Asia Pacific region, particularly in PNG and the Pacific
provide selective assistance to Africa and the Middle East,
primarily working through international and non-government organisations
AusAID provides advice and support to the Minister and
Parliamentary Secretary on development policy, and plans and
coordinates poverty reduction activities in partnership with developing
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