Church Leaders in Defence of Aid

During April and May we are urging Christian leaders to visit their local Member of Parliament and speak out in defence of Australian aid. Learn more

Advocacy

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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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.

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.

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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!

Don’t Divert Aid - infographic Don’t Divert Aid - infographic

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…

TEAR Reconciliation Action Kit TEAR Reconciliation Action Kit

TEAR Reconciliation Action Kit

The TEAR Reconciliation Action Kit is designed for small groups seeking to go on the journey of reconciliation; of beginning to understand…

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