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Council For International Development Aotearoa New Zealand Urges Continued Support For UNRWA Amidst Funding Suspensions

Monday, 29 January 2024, 4:10 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development (CID) Aotearoa New Zealand calls for New Zealand to continue their funding and support for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). CID’s Executive Director Peter Rudd says, “It is very important ... More >>

Council For International Development Supports UN Resolution Calling For Immediate Ceasefire In Gaza

Thursday, 14 December 2023, 12:44 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development (CID) Aotearoa New Zealand supports the resolution adopted at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday 13 December, demanding “an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza.” New Zealand was one of the 153 ... More >>

A Snapshot Into Aotearoa New Zealand’s International Development And Humanitarian Aid Sector

Monday, 11 December 2023, 4:23 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development’s (CID) annual membership survey of the international development and humanitarian aid sector is the only survey of its kind for Aotearoa New Zealand and captures valuable data and detailed insight into ... More >>

Council For International Development Annual Conference Promotes Deeper Partnerships In Facing Global Challenges

Tuesday, 31 October 2023, 12:05 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development (CID) Aotearoa New Zealand’s Annual Conference took place in Poneke Wellington at Parliament and Pipitea Marae on 20 and 21 September 2023. The sold-out conference bought together delegates from CID ... More >>

International Humanitarian Response Needed To Protect Civilian Populations In Israel And Gaza

Friday, 13 October 2023, 1:48 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development (CID) Aotearoa New Zealand, the peak body for the New Zealand international aid and humanitarian sector, is deeply concerned by recent developments in Israel and Gaza. CID is calling for effective humanitarian ... More >>

Council For International Development Annual Conference 2023

Monday, 28 August 2023, 12:10 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development Aotearoa New Zealand (CID) is holding their Annual Conference on 20 and 21 September 2023. More >>

Political Parties Share Views On Aid, Trade And Foreign Affairs At Pre-Election Debate

Wednesday, 9 August 2023, 3:52 pm | Council for International Development

Representatives from NZ political parties debated New Zealand’s role on the global stage at last week’s Pre-Election Debate “Navigating Global Uncertainty: Aid, Trade and Foreign Affairs”, co-hosted by the Council for International Development ... More >>

Pre-Election Debate 2023: Navigating Global Uncertainty: Aid, Trade, And Foreign Affairs

Thursday, 27 July 2023, 3:37 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development Aotearoa New Zealand (CID) and the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs (NZIIA) are co-hosting a Pre-Election Debate themed Navigating Global Uncertainty: Aid, Trade, and Foreign Affairs. The ... More >>

Pre-Election Debate 2023 Navigating Global Uncertainty Aid, Trade And Foreign Affairs

Thursday, 27 July 2023, 3:34 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development Aotearoa New Zealand (CID) and the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs (NZIIA) are co-hosting a Pre-Election Debate themed Navigating Global Uncertainty: Aid, Trade, and Foreign Affairs. The ... More >>

Council For International Development Annual Conference 2023

Thursday, 20 July 2023, 10:48 am | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development (CID) are excited to announce our Annual Conference is coming up on September 20th and 21st in Wellington, featuring our Annual Awards. More >>

Pre-budget Statement: Official Development Assistance (ODA)

Monday, 15 May 2023, 4:39 pm | Council for International Development

The Council for International Development Aotearoa New Zealand calls on the Government to firmly commit to increasing Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) expenditure in this year’s budget to be announced later this week. Peter Rudd, Executive Director ... More >>

International Humanitarian Response Needed For Türkiye-Syria Earthquake

Friday, 10 February 2023, 1:10 pm | Council for International Development

NZ aid charities are calling for the public’s help in response to the Türkiye-Syria Earthquake. The severity and fast changing nature of the situation means they require lifesaving supplies – food, clean water, medical care and shelter, as the freezing ... More >>

COP27: Pacific NGOs Call For Urgent And Decisive Action

Tuesday, 8 November 2022, 11:58 am | Council for International Development

As leaders meet at COP27, the Pacific Islands Association of Non-Governmental Organizations ( PIANGO ) and partners, have outlined a list of key asks, that demand urgent and decisive action. The detailed demands are relevant to calls they have made around ... More >>

Budget 2022: Critical Aid For Global Crises

Friday, 13 May 2022, 9:51 am | Council for International Development

As the government prepares to release its Budget 2022, the Council for International Development (CID), and its member aid agencies are calling for greater transparency in budget spend and more investment in the overseas aid programme. “Covid continues ... More >>

Use Of The Terminology ‘Lethal Aid’

Thursday, 21 April 2022, 10:14 am | Council for International Development

Council for International Development (CID) is calling on New Zealand media outlets to refrain from using the terminology ‘lethal aid’ in reporting about Ukraine (and any other conflicts or situations of violence). The term ‘lethal aid’ has ... More >>

New Zealand NGOs Supporting The Ukraine Response

Thursday, 3 March 2022, 9:35 am | Council for International Development

Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine on 24 February, the Council for International Development (CID) and its NGO members are watching the situation closely and supporting the response. Nearly 750,000 people have fled their homes, and over half a million ... More >>

NZ Aid Charities Channel Funds Direct To Tongan Partners

Friday, 21 January 2022, 10:20 am | Council for International Development

Needs assessments are now coming in, following the Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai eruption in Tonga. New Zealand aid charities are already responding and running appeals to support the work of their Tongan partners and colleagues on the ground. “We are ... More >>

A Call On Banks And Business To Drop Fees In Support Of Tonga Response

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, 3:54 pm | Council for International Development

The umbrella organisation for New Zealand’s aid agencies, Council for International Development is calling on banks and money transfer businesses to drop (or reduce) any bank fees as Tongan New Zealanders mobilise to send funds to support Tonga following ... More >>

New Zealand NGOs Ready To Assist With Tonga Eruption Response

Monday, 17 January 2022, 10:29 am | Council for International Development

Following the eruption of Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano on Saturday evening, New Zealand NGOs are still waiting for official damage reports. The re-establishment of communications with their partner organisations and colleagues in Tonga is a priority. ... More >>

NZ Aid Sector Now Supported By A ‘quality Tick’

Monday, 20 December 2021, 1:29 pm | Council for International Development

The Pacific cyclone season has started, and Metservice is predicting there could be between four and six named cyclones over this holiday season (a cyclone is named when it reaches a certain strength). “If we’re unlucky and get a severe cyclone, ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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