Action Aid Australia

Unverified non-profit organisation

Action Aid Australia, formerly “Australians Caring for Refugees (AUSTCARE)”, is a specialist, humanitarian aid and development organization and a global affiliate of Action Aid International. The organization focuses on the broad development areas of disaster and emergency relief, education, food rights, healthcare, and women’s rights. Specific programmes include clearing landmines, providing agricultural assistance, installing wells, building schools and training teachers, providing adult literacy classes and vocational training and reducing poverty.


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Regions / countries / territories

Oceania: Australia

Global issues

Disasters and humanitarian affairs ; Education and training; Food security all (5)