2015 Budget Cuts of $1 billion made to Foreign Aid
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From: Samantha Besgrove
Dear Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade,
This is a request made under the Freedom of Information Act
I am seeking access to correspondence between the Treasurer and/or the Treasurer's Office and the Foreign Affairs Minister and/or the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade regarding the recent cuts of $1 billion in foreign aid. This occurred in the 2015/2016 financial year budget.