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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.
As some of our projects are funded through the Australian Government's aid program, we are required to report back to the Government on the progress of these projects. One of these projects is the Imarisha project in Kenya, which seeks to build safer communiti...Read more
As one of our closest neighbours and one that many of us have at least some degree of familiarity with, Vanuatu is a Pacific Island nation of great contrast. In August, our Acting International Programs Manager, Kylie, visited our work there. Here, she ref...Read more
For two years Anglican Overseas Aid has been supporting a project giving new hope to people with disabilities in India through our small grants program. The project finished in July 2018 and was evaluated afterwards by Rebekah Pederson from the University o...Read more
The food crisis in East Africa has been out of the news for most of the last year. Thankfully though, the people are not forgotten. The work of recovery for them continues. It seems like a long time ago that we reached out to you with our East Africa ...Read more
AMBAE, VANUATU Try to imagine yourself living in a tent for months, away from your home, with no idea when you will have more stable accommodation. You feel insecure, have no income, and the tropical wet season has arrived. This is what the majorit...Read more
We are extremely proud to announce that our CEO, Revd Dr Bob Mitchell, has been made a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) for "significant services to the community through charitable organisations and to the Anglican Church of Australia". Congratulation...Read more
Supporter, Carol, visited the Spafford Children’s Center on a recent visit and shares what she saw and experienced. The Spafford Children’s Center in East Jerusalem provides unique growth and healing opportunities for children traumatised by the ongoing...Read more
The Bringing Light to Rural Communities (BLTRC) Project is implemented by the Anglican Church of Melanesia in the Solomon Islands. The project has been running since 2010, funded through the Australian Government’s Australian NGO Cooperation Program (ANCP) as...Read more
The Women's Health Women's Rights (WHWR) Program is implemented by the Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza. The current iteration of the project has been running since 2009, funded through the Australian Government’s Australian NGO Cooperation Program (ANCP) (since...Read more
The Disability Inclusive Livelihoods Initiatives Project (DILIP) was run through the Community Health Global Network: Uttarakhand Cluster and implemented by the Herbertpur Christian Hospital in Uttarakhand, India. The project ran from August 2016 to July 2...Read more
One of the distinctive marks of the Christian faith is the message that the God who made everything wants to have a personal relationship with us. God is both ultimate and intimate. When we look up at the stars on a clear night we can often think like the Psal...Read more