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TEAR Australia seeks to encourage Australian Christians to speak out against injustice and work for political, economic and social change, so that the global poor might have better access to resources, and freedom to exercise their rights.

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Millennium Development Goals

Make poverty history! In the year 2000, all countries agreed to achieve eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) that will halve global poverty by 2015. Read more.

Governance

Good governance works to combat corruption, enable transparency and improve financial integrity. Good governance is essential to alleviating poverty and achieving the MDGs. Read more.

Climate Justice

Our poorest neighbours are being hit first and hardest by environmental disasters and the changing climate, despite having contributed the least to the problem. Read more.

Peace

Jesus said "Blessed are the peace-makers, for they will be called children of God" (Mt 5:9). War and conflict contribute significantly to poverty and suffering. Support an end to unjust wars and build peace. Read more.

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Foreign Aid Raided at Expense of Poor - MR Foreign Aid Raided at Expense of Poor - MR

Foreign Aid Raided at Expense of Poor - MR

Media Release "Foreign Aid Raided at Expense of Poor" Make Poverty History and Micah Challenge

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I support aid infographic

Share this on your social media pages to show your support foreign aid that saves lives!

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Don’t Divert Aid - infographic

This is a great infographic to help tell the real story of what it means for the Government to divert foreign aid…

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Traffik-Free Toblerone Postcard Signing Ideas

Here are some fun ways you can raise awareness about the chocolate campaign whilst getting loads of signatures on postcards. 

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