Newsletter

Sudan Stevie Mann UNICEF

NZ Refugee Policy review, Rapid Response to Monsoon, new MFAT Human Rights Plan and more

Posted on 17 September 2019

+ CID Annual Conference - Registrations Open!
‘Beyond Aid: Partnerships for the Future’ is the theme of this year's CID Conference. It will be held on 21 October 2019 at Massey University Wellington.

International keynote...
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Indonesia Tsunami Masaru 16

MFAT Day, annihilating Dorian, Mugabe's death, and more

Posted on 10 September 2019

+ Syria: Please sign and promote the #NZiswatching Petition 

The petition for the #nziswatching campaign is still receiving signatures. Please continue to circulate the petition in order to accumulate as many signatures as possible. 

UN human...
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Photo 25. ChildFund

Amazon fires, Measles outbreak threatens the Pacific, CID updates and more

Posted on 03 September 2019

+ #NZiswatching Petition Still Collecting Signatures

Update on the campaign this week:
Chair of CID's Humanitarian Network, World Vision's Mark Mitchell had a great article in Stuff on the campaign.
Tearfund's Andrew Robinson has been generating support from...
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Rohingya seeking rights, and #Nziswatching petition still active. Plus fundraising, management advice and more.

Posted on 27 August 2019

+ Rohingya still without rights two years on from exodus

August 25th marked two years since nearly 740,000 Muslim-majority Rohingya fled Rakhine State for Bangladesh, bringing the total who fled to almost 1...
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Photo 32. Banzaid

#nziswatching Advocacy for Syria, celebrating women humanitarians, Pacific Leaders Forum fallout, plus many upcoming events and more.

Posted on 20 August 2019

+ #NZiswatching

Eleven CID members launched a campaign to call on the New Zealand government to resume funding to Syria, and to keep the pressure on the Syria regime to prevent...
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Africa UNICEF 4

Geneva Conventions turns 70, and changes in aid budgets evident globally. Plus many upcoming events and more.

Posted on 13 August 2019

+ Geneva Conventions turn 70

The Geneva Conventions were adopted on 12th August 1949, and this week marked the 70th anniversary since their inception. The Geneva Conventions, along with their three additional protocols, cover provisions...
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Ocean and land view from air Environment Pedram v2

Child violence in the Pacific, increased UK charitable spending on development. Plus women’s rights reform, DRR & more.

Posted on 06 August 2019

+ What links governance to good development?

CID, in partnership with MFAT, is offering an unmissable 1-day workshop on the role of good governance in generating development impact.
 
Facilitated by world-leading expert on...
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ADRA Rohingya 141 v2

Good governance influential in generating development impact. Plus technology's role in development, tips for aid workers and more.

Posted on 30 July 2019

+ What links governance to good development?

CID, in partnership with MFAT, is offering an unmissable 1-day workshop on the role of good governance in generating development impact.
 
Facilitated by world-leading expert on...
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ADRA Rohingya 1

Growing interest for aid in NZ, however public understanding and support lacking. Plus SDGs, CID Survey and more.

Posted on 23 July 2019

+ More public comms and evidence needed

Fewer people have heard about aid and development since the last poll in 2007. Despite that, interest has grown, says a new MFAT poll from The Nielson...
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Burundi WV

Annual Sector Survey, child rights, Grand Bargain and more

Posted on 16 July 2019

+ Signs of new ways of working, but public donations static
New Zealand’s ‘mission-driven’ charities working in international aid are showing early signs of changing the way they work, in particular prioritising building...
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