Recipient perspectives on the new aid landscape

Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre

Event details


Date & time

Thursday 12 February 2015


Molonglo Theatre, Level 2, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU


Mr Fidelis Manuel Leite Magalhães, Mr Heng Chou, Dr Phanthanousone (Pepe) Khennavong, and Ms Anthea Mulakala.


Macarena Rojas
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This panel event explores what the new aid landscape means for those on the receiving end of aid. Speakers will discuss how the development/aid landscape in their countries has changed over the years, the opportunities and challenges new modalities and diverse partnerships offer, and how partner governments are managing this new situation in terms of public financial management, aid coordination, public perceptions and expectations.

The three speakers will discuss:

  • Managing diversity: the changing aid and development landscape in Timor Leste by Mr Fidelis Manuel Leite Magalhães, Chief of Staff to the President of Timor Leste
  • The changing aid landscape and Cambodia’s future development agenda by Mr Heng Chou, Director General of the Department of Policy and Development Assistance Coordination, Council for Development of Cambodia
  • Aid to Laos by Dr Phanthanousone (Pepe) Khennavong, Technical National Consultant for the National Round Table Process in Laos, Department of International Cooperation, Lao Government

Ms Anthea Mulakala, Director for International Development Cooperation at The Asia Foundation, will act as chair.

This forum is part of the 2015 Australasian Aid Conference, February 12-13, 2015. For more information, go to:

This event is presented by the Development Policy Centre at Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University.

If you are a registered participant to the 2015 Australasian Aid Conference, you don’t need to register to the public events.

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