Skip to main content


Infographic: Partnerships for Recovery

Alt text available at


  • Pacific and Timor-Leste
  • Southeast Asia
  • Global response

Priority action areas:

  • Health security
  • Stability
  • Economic recovery

With a cross-cutting focus on protecting the most vulnerable.

2019-20 – the swift initial response

  • Our development investments have pivoted to COVID-19 priorities. All continuing investments are addressing development challenges exacerbated by COVID-19.
  • Immediate distribution of PPE and other critical medical supplies.
  • $280 million for the Indo-Pacific Response and Recovery Package.
  • Kept critical transport links open in our region amid global supply chain disruptions.

2020-21 – investing in regional recovery

FY2020-21 budget:

  • $4 billion in ODA aligned with Partnerships for Recovery
  • including $80m commitment to Gavi-COVAX Advance Market Commitment

Additional targeted measures

  • $304.7m COVID-19 Response Package Pacific & Timor-Leste
  • $23.2m Vaccine Access and Health Security Pacific, Timor-Leste and Southeast Asia
  • Response detailed in 27 tailored COVID-19 Development Response Plans
Back to top