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Australia criticised for using aid for Pacific Games support
Stephen Howes spoke to ABC Pacific about Australian aid funding of $17m for the Pacific Games in Solomon Islands this year.
The use of bilateral aid for a sporting event, says Howes, raises questions about official development assistance (ODA) rules and priorities.
Read the Devpolicy blog ‘Questions about Australian aid to fund the Pacific Games’.
27 April 2023
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