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Fight against HIV, Malaria, TB, set back by Covid

Posted on 14 September 2021

Covid has set back the fight against other global scourges like H.I.V., tuberculosis and malaria, according to an alarming new report released last week, reports the New York Times.

Until Covid, progress was impressive.…
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G20 leaders must address global vaccine inequities

Posted on 07 September 2021

As G20 health ministers meet this week in Rome, a renewed commitment from high income countries to address global vaccine inequities, must be top of the agenda.
It has widely been acknowledged…
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Terror attack and its impact

Posted on 07 September 2021

The attack at Lynn Mall shopping centre shocked New Zealanders. Four people remain in hospital.
New Zealanders, including Sri Lankan New Zealanders reacted in horror, shame and anger - that the actions…
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Annual Report 2020-21

Posted on 06 September 2021

We're excited to share our Annual Report 2020-21, which provides an overview of our activities over the past financial year. 

Highlights include: 

Covid challenges but change accelerates
CID code helps members navigate challenging times
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More support for those who leave and those that stay - Afghanistan

Posted on 03 September 2021

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New Zealand’s aid charities are supporting their local partners working on the ground in Afghanistan, so people can still access food, find safe shelter…
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Closing the Digital-Divide to achieve the SDGs

Posted on 02 September 2021

The Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Solutions Forum is currently underway in Fiji.  

This is a gathering of UN agencies, and representatives from a wide spectrum of farmers organizations, civil society and business leader…
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Haitians Wary of International Aid

Posted on 02 September 2021

More than 2,200 deaths have been recorded so far after the latest earthquake in Haiti, while at least 30,000 families have had to abandon their homes. Many were sleeping on…
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CID Weekly: What next for Afghanistan, Aid neutrality in Myanmar, Covid in the Pacific

Posted on 01 September 2021

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

For more information go to Our World in…
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PNG COVID challenges increase

Posted on 27 August 2021

PNG COVID challenges increase
As the Covid-19 pandemic unfolds, more than 130,000 vaccines donated by the global facility COVAX doses have expired in Papua New Guinea, reports the Lowy Institute.

With a population…
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CID Weekly: What we can do for Afghans now, Haiti response failing, US in the Pacific & Covid

Posted on 24 August 2021

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Vaccine roll out dashboard

Total number of vaccination doses (single) administered per 100 people in the total population (as of March 16):

Data will be updated regularly, Sources, are…
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