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Anglican Overseas Aid is committed to inspiring Australians to be compassionate, involved and responsible global citizens. That means working hard to keep our supporters informed of our work and the work of our overseas partners.
It also means promoting, encouraging and facilitating the process of active citizenship by Australians through a whole range of actions including:
Influencing the Australian Government and other organisations to deliver our vision of a peaceful, just and sustainable world for all.
Developing encounters and interactions which contribute to mutual learning and deeper relationships between individuals and communities.
The Church Agencies Network Disaster Operations (CAN DO), of which Anglican Overseas Aid is a member, has welcomed the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s (DFAT) announcement of an additional $750,000 in funding for over 10,000 people displace...Read more
We are supporting the 'Imarisha' Just and Resilient Communities Project in partnership with the Anglican Church of Kenya. This project is implemented in Nyeri County in the Diocese of Mount Kenya West. The project seeks to build safer communities, by addres...Read more
Have you ever seen a volcano erupting? That’s what is currently happening on the island of Ambae in Vanuatu, and it is threatening the livelihoods of thousands of people. Vanuatu is the most at-risk country in the world in terms of being able to respond to ...Read more
Our Disability Inclusive Livelihoods Project in Uttarakhand, India trains people with disabilities to enable them to have opportunities for income generation for themselves or their families in the Uttarakhand region. We are working there with Ram, a 16 yea...Read more
Participants in our Livelihoods and Women’s Empowerment project in Vanuatu have just finished a course called Statem Bisnis Blong Yu (Starting your own business) run by the local Chamber of Commerce. The project is funded through the Australian Government'...Read more
Very soon we will start to see advertisements about how many days there are until Christmas. Well, Advent is even sooner than that, so we are already preparing our annual Advent reflection booklets. Ideal as a personal reflection, small group study guide, o...Read more
BIBLE READING Read Mark 5:24-34 BACKGROUND When looking at the stories of Jesus in the gospels, we see that he always treated people according to their circumstances. He never actually operated according to a formula. Some people he healed away from the...Read more
Common Grace have just posted an article on Holland Sikou, who works for our partner in Solomon Islands, the Anglican Church of Melanesia. Holland was an international soccer star before he turned his attention to solar energy. This is the final piece in ou...Read more
Anglican Overseas Aid is part of a consortium of eight church-based organisations which has been chosen as one of the successful agencies that tendered for the Australian Government’s Australian Humanitarian Partnership (AHP). The Australian Government’s Depar...Read more