Anglican Overseas Aid-Australia

Anglican Overseas Aid-Australia is an overseas relief and development agency of the Anglican Church of Australia.

Our vision is for a just, peaceful and sustainable world free of poverty.

Anglican Overseas Aid currently supports work through partners in Africa, Asia the Middle East and the Pacific.

Our major areas of work are: maternal and child health; women’s health and gender based violence; and sustainable livelihoods. We balance projects in these areas with our emergency response to crises that arise in the developing world.

Anglican Overseas Aid works with partners who share our commitment to truth, integrity and justice.

Latest from Anglican Overseas Aid-Australia

Cyclone Pam Hit Vanuatu

Cyclone Pam Hit Vanuatu

Mar 16, 2015

Cyclone Pam hit Vanuatu in March 2015. The category 5 storm caused widespread destruction. Act for Peace responded to the crisis with emergency food, shelter and water.

Mobilising communities in the fight for safe motherhood

Mobilising communities in the fight for safe motherhood

Aug 08, 2014

8 August 2014 - The Afar are an ancient people, living in one of the harshest inhabited regions in the world, in the northwest of Ethiopia. For world Indigenous People’s Day, August 9, we’re featuring Anglican Overseas Aid’s maternal and child health project for semi-nomadic people in Afar

Escape from South Sudan: Abraham's story

Escape from South Sudan: Abraham's story

Feb 13, 2014

13 February 2014-Thirty years after fleeing his hometown, Abraham Jongroor arrived back in Bor - now part of South Sudan - on the very day violence erupted again

Australians help youth in Delhi's slums

Australians help youth in Delhi's slums

Jan 11, 2012

An innovate partnership aims to short circuit the cycle of poverty for young people in India

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At a glance

  • Formed in 1988
  • Based in Australia
  • Works in Maternal and child health, Women’s health and gender based violence and Sustainable livelihoods

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