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CID Weekly: Who's getting the vaccine, Samoa election, upcoming CID Talks

Posted on 13 April 2021

Development & Humanitarian News

+ Vaccine roll out dashboard 

The above graph shows the rolling 7-day average of COVID vaccine doses administered per 100 people. 

*Oceania includes all countries in the Pacific, including New…
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A Game-Changer Election in Samoa

Posted on 13 April 2021

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Samoan politics is on a knife edge, after an election that  resulted in a dead heat between the two major…
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CID Weekly: Timor-Leste Floods, UK Aid Racism Investigation

Posted on 06 April 2021

Development & Humanitarian News

+ Vaccine roll out dashboard 

The above graph shows the rolling 7-day average of COVID vaccine doses administered per 100 people. 

*Oceania includes all countries in the Pacific, including New…
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Donate Responsibly: Make the Greatest Impact

Posted on 24 March 2021

How to send cash safely:

Use the same banks and businesses that you use to send remittances to impacted families or church communities in the Pacific.
If you still want to collect…
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CID Talk: The Role of NZ NGOs in the Cyclone Yasa Response

Posted on 27 January 2021

This CID Talk was opportunity to hear from aid professionals from a number of New Zealand NGOs that are involved in the response, and to hear some of the successes…
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Press release: a plea to Kiwis, banks and businesses - send cash not stuff!

Posted on 09 December 2020

Access a PDF version of the press release here

The Council for International Development has launched a roadshow, plus a media campaign to encourage the New Zealand public to send cash,…
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NZ, Pacific and Australia call for united action on COVID in our region

Posted on 28 October 2020

ACFID, CID, and PIANGO Joint Statement to mark the start of the Oceania Connect Regional Conference 2020Access a PDF copy of the Joint Statement here

Access the Press Release here

Today, we…
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End of 2019/20 South Pacific Cyclone Season Report

Posted on 18 August 2020

By Aaron Davy

Read the full report here

Purpose of this ReportThe localised response experienced in Vanuatu during the 2019/ 2020 cyclone season is not a unique case. International humanitarian responses to…
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Pacific Bubble, COVID famines, faith and aid

Posted on 15 July 2020

+ Pacific bubble at last

The Cook Islands looks set to be the first country New Zealander will 'bubble' with, reports Stuff's Brook Sabin today.

This could mean quarantine-free travel each way, and the…
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Human rights in the Pacific, Inequality, Racism in Aid, and more

Posted on 07 July 2020

+ Human Rights in the Pacific 

The Human Rights Measurement Initiative (HRMI) has just released research on human rights in the Pacific.

Data is hard to measure in the region, which has been challenging for…
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