International agencies

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Multi-year humanitarian funding: a thematic evaluation

Humanitarian aid is largely concentrated in crises that are protracted or recurrent. In 2016, 60% of global humanitarian financing went to just ten countries. This report summarises the learning from the thematic evaluation and employs an integrated analysis of separate country and themed studies to...
Briefing paper

World Trade Organization 2.0: reforming multilateral trade rules for the digital age

This paper argues that the rules-based framework, as instantiated in rules established under the World Trade Organization (WTO), is not equipped to address the issues that are emerging under the technological conditions generated by the digital transformation.
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Principled aid in Syria: a framework for international agencies

Throughout the conflict in Syria, the government has severely restricted how and where aid is delivered for military or political purposes. This paper offers a new framework for international humanitarian organizations and UN agencies to provide assistance to those in need.
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India in APEC: views from the Indo-Pacific

This report examines regional perspectives on whether India should be a member of APEC. Bringing together a number of authors from India and six APEC economies, it unpacks the varied range of interests, objectives and agendas informing views on this important issue.
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International cooperation: is the multilateral system helping?

This paper looks at the essential history of how the multilateral world has evolved over the last 150 years, followed by an examination of several types of multilateral systems.
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Risk-informed development: from crisis to resilience

This report argues that risk informed decision-making needs to be integrated into all levels of planning and delivery, from the development of NGO programming to government plans and the policies of international donor agencies, in order reduce multiple risks and avoid risk creation in development.
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Freedoms under threat: the spread of anti-NGO measures in Africa

This report describes and analyses the approaches that African governments are taking to impose restrictions that handicap NGO activity on the continent.
Briefing paper

How DFID can better manage complexity in development programming

This briefing note is the outcome of an ongoing process within the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) to answer the question - how can DFID design and manage programmes to address complex development challenges without creating too much staff workload?
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India in APEC: views from the Indo-Pacific

The Perth USAsia Centre has commissioned this special report on India’s prospective membership of APEC. Drawing expertise from emerging and established authors from across the Indo-Pacific region, this publication provides new and informed analysis on this most important issue of regional integration.
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Benefits of Australian membership of the International Science Council and international scientific unions

The report summarises the benefits returned to Australia through its membership of global science organisation the International Science Council, and the Australian Academy of Science’s strategy to enhance these benefits.