This week the Taxpayers’ Union revealed that the new Government is set to continue taxpayer-funded payments to the controversial Clinton Foundation affiliate, the “Clinton Health Access Initiative”. $5.5m will be given in 2018/19. This is on top of the $8million already forked out. Click here to read the details.
We say that NZ Aid money should be going to programmes which are the most effective at helping the world’s poor and not sidetracked into political objectives. Given the controversy of the Clinton Foundation and the Clinton Health Access Initiative, surely there are better organisations to distribute our aid.