Australian Aid Latin America and Caribbean Programs: independent program completion report
Summary of publication
This Independent Completion Report assesses the performance and results of the Latin American and Caribbean Development Programs from 2010-2014.
The report highlights that Australia met its commitment to provide:
- $100 million to Latin America over four-years (2010-14)
- this included a $22.5 million package of assistance to help Central America improve citizen security, disaster response and preparedness, rural development, and governance and capacity building;
- 254 Australia Awards Scholarships were awarded to Latin America (104 of which were provided to Central America); and
- $60 million to the Caribbean over four-years (2010-14) including 128 Australia Awards Scholarships.
This report was completed by an independent evaluator, Mr John Fargher.