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Useful Outsiders Double Episode: Civic Space, Localisation and Partnerships in the Pacific

Posted on 24 November 2023

Useful Outsiders Podcast brings you two new episodes, both facilitated by Rachel Mason Nunn, Director at Mandela Partners and Founder of Good Will Hunters (Australia's biggest development podcast).

The first episode…
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Fiji government to ‘re-establish localisation’

Posted on 12 January 2023

Expatriates, including New Zealanders, recruited by the former government and granted Fiji citizenship are now under review, Prime Minister Sitiveni Rabuka has announced.
He said the FijiFirst administration of…
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Tonga's Minister for Foreign Affairs addresses CID Conference

Posted on 01 November 2022

The CID Conference 2022, Global strategies vs local realities, opened with a keynote speech from Tonga’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Fekitamoeloa Katoa ‘Utoikamanu.

Responding the conference theme, Fekita said:

“You touch on…
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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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Launch of new podcast series: Useful Outsiders

Posted on 17 February 2022

We are excited to announce the launch of our new monthly podcast series!

We kick off with an episode that really captures what we want the series to interrogate: how can aid…
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CID Conference 2021

Posted on 02 November 2021

The theme of the 2021 Conference was New Ways to Work; Stronger Relationships and Resilience

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Conference. 

Watch video with highlights from the…
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CID Weekly: To merge or not to merge? Worst year for aid fatalities, & more

Posted on 25 August 2020

+ To merge or not to merge - that is the question

Our UK sister organisation, Bond looks at the pros and cons of mergers for aid charities struggling during COVID.

"Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)…
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Localisation Baseline Report

Posted on 10 August 2020

Author: Dr Jacqueline Parisi

Localisation Baseline Report (PDF)

Appendix 1 to Localisation Report (PDF)

Appendix 2 to Localisation Report (PDF)

Purpose of report

The purpose of this report is to document the outcomes of the Council…
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Evolution of Pacific Localisation, NZ aid budget, COVID testing in Africa, and more.

Posted on 19 May 2020

+ Update on Modernising the Charities Act 2005

Department of International Affairs Te Tari Taiwhnua has provided an update on Modernising the Charities Act 2005.
COVID-19 has impacted the Department’s policy work programme,…
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Localisation - Implications for the International Non-Government Organisation sector

Posted on 30 November 2018

CID Briefing Paper

Author: Chris Clarke


Synopsis: The purpose of this paper is to stimulate thoughts on the implications for New Zealand based International NGOs (INGOs) of the greater ‘localisation’ of humanitarian aid…
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