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Ireland Commits €20M to UNRWA Amid Suspension of Aid by Major Donors

Posted on 23 February 2024

Ireland has pledged €20 million (NZ$35.27 million) in support of UNRWA and called on countries that have halted funding to resume and increase their support for the agency. Dublin directly contributed…
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Government Allocates $20M to Strengthen Response to Severe Weather Events in the Pacific

Posted on 12 February 2024

Foreign Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters has begun his Pacific Mission trip alongside Pacific People’s Minister Dr. Shane Reti. The tour commenced in Tonga, which includes a bilateral…
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Council for International Development Aotearoa New Zealand urges continued support for UNRWA amidst funding suspensions 

Posted on 29 January 2024

The Council for International Development (CID) Aotearoa New Zealand calls for New Zealand to continue their funding and support for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). 

CID’s Executive Director…
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UN report reveals 2024 funding requirements to addressing soaring needs

Posted on 14 December 2023

On December 11, the UN launched the 2024 Global Humanitarian Needs Overview, which provides an assessment of the drivers and trends of global needs, and outlines what is required to assist vulnerable populations…
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Looming funding crisis for Ukraine

Posted on 14 December 2023

Following the announcement earlier this month that US funding for Ukraine will likely to run out by the end of 2023, President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine met with US President Joe Biden…
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Survey of the sector shows increased local partnerships

Posted on 27 September 2022

Every year, the Council for International Development survey's its member organisations, to help understand their global presence and state of operations.

The survey results provide insights on the countries they focus…
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Ban on foreign-funding in India

Posted on 18 January 2022

The Indian Government has a list of thousands of NGOs, according to media reports, whose license has not been renewed. Without the license, these organisations can only use donations and contributions…
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