|Rank||Country||Economic aid - donor (Billion $)|
|7||United Arab Emirates||5.2|
Definition: This entry refers to net official development assistance (ODA) from Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) nations to developing countries and multilateral organizations. ODA is defined as financial assistance that is concessional in character, has the main objective to promote economic development and welfare of the less developed countries (LDCs), and contains a grant element of at least 25%. The entry does not cover other official flows (OOF) or private flows. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Economic aid - donor map
Top 10 Countries By Economic Aid Donor
Jagran Josh - 9/28/2011 11:23:08 AM
This entry refers to net official development assistance (ODA) from Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) nations to developing countries and multilateral organizations. ODA is defined as financial assistance that is concessional in ...
U.S Treasury’s Lew says Colombia peace deal to boost investment, unlock new aid
investing.com - 9/28/2016 8:33:33 AM
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia’s peace deal with the Marxist FARC rebel group will bring more investment to the country, backed partly by new donor aid and loans from multilateral ... of fiscal policy and pursuit of economic reforms, despite major ...
World’s worst humanitarian crisis could be in ‘Boko Haram region’ – UN
Punch - 9/30/2016 2:21:56 PM
Without more donor support the emergency caused by Boko Haram will become the world’s worst humanitarian crisis ... Boko Haram has waged a brutal insurgency in the country’s northeast, with violence spreading more recently to western Cameroon as ...
Book Review: Aid and Authoritarianism in Africa: Development without Democracy Edited by Tobias Hagmann and Filip Reyntjens
blogs.lse.ac.uk - 9/29/2016 4:14:40 AM
Given the admission that “Cameroon is not really dependent on donor funding”, the inclusion of a chapter on this country is a peculiar ... grappling with political and economic liberalisation struggle. It was aid sceptics bemoaning wastage which ...
World’s biggest foreign aid donors
businesstech.co.za - 4/11/2014 9:04:09 AM
Foreign aid donations to developing countries hit an all-time high, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ... “An annual survey of donor spending plans by the OECD indicated that aid levels could increase again ...
From recipient to donor, Tharoor lauds India’s role
The Hindu - 9/29/2016 5:40:34 AM
India’s transformation from being a recipient to a donor of international development assistance ... Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme. While major beneficiaries of the programme have been South Asian countries such as Bhutan ...
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
The Guardian - 9/7/2011 8:16:17 PM
Despite a pledge made 10 years ago to end 'tied aid', recipients of aid are still being forced to buy goods and services from donor country firms, a report reveals Aid from the world's richest ... sustainable social and economic benefits.
Why donor countries are giving less to the Palestinians
Al Monitor - 1/11/2010 11:58:41 PM
However, Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah announced Feb. 16 that in 2015, the PA received half the usual aid pledged by donor countries ... The World Bank announced Feb. 12 that the PA’s financial situation was difficult and its economic ...
Are big aid donors helping developing countries grow their domestic revenues?
Devex - 4/18/2016 12:36:59 PM
Many countries with high numbers ... Sustainable Development Goals, many of the world's largest donors committed at the third International Conference on Financing for Development last year to scale up their aid for domestic resource mobilization.
UAE world's largest donor of foreign aid
Emirates247 - 1/4/2016 2:31:21 AM
“Which country ... Leader in foreign aid Over the past few years, the UAE has ranked as the world’s largest donor of official development aid, relative to its national income. According to figures from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation ...
World Bank approves $300 million loan to Jordan
Jordan Times - 9/28/2016 9:02:11 AM
The World Bank Group has been working with the government and donors to support the authorities ... are supporting the country in turning what is a major economic and development challenge into an opportunity,” said Ferid Belhaj, director of the World ...
International aid and financial crises in donor countries
sciencedirect.com - 2/6/2012 11:56:53 PM
... country incomes increase per capita aid flows, with an elasticity of 3.2. Aid to social sectors including health and education is unaffected by crises. The recent global financial crisis placed new economic and fiscal pressures on donor countries that ...
Least developed countries to miss growth target in 2021 without world support: deputy UN chief
english.sina.com - 9/24/2016 9:52:52 PM
24 (Xinhua) -- UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson said here Saturday that the world ... countries， and he called on donor countries to fulfil their pledge to allocate at least 0.2 percent of their Gross National Income for official development ...
Does foreign aid help donor countries more than the recipients?
writefix.com - 3/6/2012 11:58:17 PM
Does foreign aid help donor countries more than the recipients? Foreign aid programs have been criticized ... Receiving aid may have some negative side effects on the economic and political development of a country. By aiding a country, the benefactor ...
Aid-giving by rich countries falls for a second year: OECD
NDTV - 4/3/2013 9:27:10 PM
Development aid ... of the world's poorest fell for a second year in a row in 2012, as big European donor countries hit by years of debt crisis cut their spending. Data released by the Paris-based club of rich countries, the Organisation for Economic ...