|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
Trump looks to slash foreign aid amid humanitarian crisis for three African countries
New York Daily News - 3/28/2017 10:49:39 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya — The world ... three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump’s proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United States from its historic role as the world’s top emergency donor.
World’s worst humanitarian crisis in 70 years hits 3 African nations as Trump slashes foreign aid
Financial Express - 3/28/2017 12:44:11 PM
The world's largest ... in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump's proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United States from its historic role as the world's top emergency donor.
On the brink of famine: Worst humanitarian crisis hits as Trump slashes foreign aid
Yahoo News - 3/28/2017 1:27:08 PM
The world’s largest ... in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump’s proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United States from its historic role as the world’s top emergency donor. The conflict-fueled ...
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 ...
Local aid agencies: still waiting for a bigger share of the funding cake
IRIN - 3/27/2017 3:01:23 PM
Donors and UN agencies who agreed to provide at least one quarter of humanitarian aid funding "as directly as possible ... space in growing economies and developing countries,” he said. Julian Srodecki of World Vision, which has set up local branches ...
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 ...
The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years is hitting Africa as Trump slashes foreign aid
Business Insider - 3/28/2017 8:33:39 AM
Reuters/Adriane Ohanesian NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The ... countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump's proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United States from its historic role as the world's top emergency donor.
GCC calls for closer economic cooperation with EU
Arab News - 3/24/2017 7:41:08 AM
RIYADH: The GCC made a call for closer cooperation with the EU in its economic transformation plan at a meeting ... The EU and its member states are the world’s leading aid donors, providing more than half of total official development assistance in ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
The Guardian - 9/6/2011 11:59:22 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.
Aid-giving by rich countries falls for a second year: OECD
NDTV - 4/3/2013 1:20:24 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 ...
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 ...
Bono Charity Says Rich Donor Countries Failed To Meet Aid Targets Last Year
International Business Times - 10/6/2014 11:16:39 AM
Most of the world’s rich donor countries failed to ... representing the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's Development Assistance Committee (DAC) meet in Paris this week to discuss next year's aid budgets and goals.