Overseas Crisis Management and Response: The Effectiveness of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Management of the Return of Overseas Australians in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
The objective of this audit is to assess the effectiveness of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s (DFAT’s) management of activities to respond to the Government’s objectives for returning Australians from overseas in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic.
The ANAO proposes to examine the following high-level criteria:
- Was the department appropriately prepared to manage the return of overseas Australians, as part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic?
- Has DFAT responded effectively to achieve the Government’s objectives for managing the return of overseas Australians, during the COVID-19 pandemic?
- Is DFAT well placed to learn from its response to the Government’s objectives for returning Australians to Australia?
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We anticipate accepting contributions to this audit until Sunday 31 October 2021.
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