By Charlie Moore For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 03:20 GMT, 3 December 2019 | Updated: 04:30 GMT, 3 December 2019
The government is scrapping aid for Pakistan to help Pacific countries instead.
Last year Australia spent $39.2million of taxpayer cash on various programs to help the country's women and girls as well its water and food security.
Next year that figure will fall to $19million and to zero by 2020-21, according to the aid program performance report.
The report says that aid to Pakistan will continue through DFAT's regionally and globally funded programs, including Australia