Global Partnership for Education receives $2.3 billion for education – but falls short of $3.1 billion target

“While RESULTS welcomes a further contribution to GPE, Australia is becoming less generous with each replenishment.  This pledge is a far cry from Australia’s four- year pledge of $270 million in  2011 which then dropped to $140 million from 2014.  This new commitment also falls well short of the broad civil society campaign asking for $200 million, ”says Ms. Nutt.

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SILENCING AUSTRALIANS: THE RESULT OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S PROPOSED DONATIONS BAN

International philanthropy supports Australian giving International philanthropy to Australia boosts the impact of domestic giving in alleviating hardship, gives voice to those who may otherwise be ignored, and contributes to a brighter future for many Australians. This is a time in which we should be working together to maximise international philanthropy in Australia, not restrict or ban it.

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