The Australian Government's overseas aid program aims to work with partner countries to reduce poverty and achieve sustainable development.
Australia, through its aid program, works with other governments, non-government organisations, multilateral organisations and the private sector to design and set up programs to tackle the causes and consequences of poverty in developing countries.
Bilateral aid programs supported by Australia in Fiji include:
- Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP)
- Access to Quality Education Program (AQEP)
- Fiji Community Development Program (FCDP)
- Institutional Partnerships Program (IPP)
- Market Development Facility (MDF)
- Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID)
- Australia Awards Scholarships and Fellowships
- Find out more about Australia’s bilateral aid partnerships with Fiji here and Tuvalu here.
Pacific regional aid programs and organisations supported by Australia include:
- Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC)
- Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development Program (Pacific Women)
- UN Women Markets for Change Program (M4C)
- Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS)
- Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC)
- University of the South Pacific (USP)
- Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP)
- Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)
- Pacific Risk Resilience Programme (PRRP)
- Pacific Horticultural and Agricultural Market Access Program (PHAMA)
- Regional Rights Resource Team (RRRT)
- Find out more about Australia’s Pacific regional aid partnerships here.