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30 September 2014
Since the Syrian conflict began, the Australian Government has responded with over $135 million for humanitarian assistance. At the request of DFAT’s Middle East Branch, ODE has completed an evaluation examining the effectiveness of this response. This evaluation considers both the efficacy of material assistance provided and that of Australia’s diplomatic efforts. It also identifies some important ways in which Australia’s response to this, and other, protracted crises might be further strengthened.
Topic: Aid benchmarking and effectiveness