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ATO Tries To Ban Charitable Advocacy

Wednesday, 11 February 2009, 2:00 pm | AIDWATCH

The Australian Taxation Office is to appear in the Federal Court today, seeking to establish a test case against charitable advocacy. The ATO’s case concerns AID/WATCH, a small charity that monitors Australia’s international aid programs. More >>

Aid Continues to Promote Donor Interests

Thursday, 20 November 2008, 3:17 pm | AIDWATCH

The reality of aid in 2008 is that it fails to promote human development for the eradication of poverty, according to an international report released in Australia today. More >>

Australia Funding Intelligence Training In Burma

Friday, 5 October 2007, 10:42 am | AIDWATCH

'Many of the senior police and intelligence officers who are currently involved in the Burmese Government crackdown against the pro-democracy movement were probably trained by the Australian Federal Police at a centre funded by the Australian aid ... More >>

Melbourne G20 Summit a 'Security Threat'

Sunday, 19 November 2006, 1:12 pm | AIDWATCH

The Non-Government Organisation, AIDWATCH, describes the G20 summit in Melbourne 'a security threat for the world's poor and for world ecology'. More >>