|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, 2012See also: Economic aid - donor map
India’s emergence from a foreign aid recipient to one of the largest foreign aid donor nations
Pakistan Defence - 7/11/2014 5:43:10 AM
The latest evidence of a restructured world ... been a leading aid donor to its smaller neighbors Bhutan and Nepal since the 1950s. The two countries have historically received the lion’s share of Indian foreign assistance. India’s economic ...
How the world’s largest economies take opposite approaches to foreign aid, in six charts
Quartz - 7/10/2014 11:59:35 PM
China’s recently published foreign aid report paints a picture of a unabashedly transactional world power, one focused on funneling ... in the form of help building projects to improve countries’ “economic infrastructure,” including bridges ...
Top 10 Countries By Economic Aid Donor
Jagran Josh - 8/8/2010 11:54:12 PM
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 ...
The Evolution of Foreign Aid Research: Measuring the Strengths and Weaknesses of Donors
Brookings - 7/11/2014 10:08:02 AM
In 2012, 149 countries ... aid activities to the OECD. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has become the first non-governmental agency to do so. The Gates Foundation disbursed $2.13 billion in 2012, making it the 15th largest donor agency in the world.
U.S. Foreign Aid By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/30/2012 1:40:21 PM
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) states that its function is to provide "economic ... in aid to other countries each year. In terms of the absolute value of aid given, the United States is the world's top donor by far.
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
theguardian.com - 9/7/2011 8:16:17 PM
While a donor might provide figures on how much aid it is spending on development projects around the world, it is much harder to determine how much of that money actually enters the economies of the developing countries concerned. Eurodad's report comes ...
Donor countries given performance benchmarks for Australian foreign aid under changes announced by Julie Bishop
ABC-Radio Australia - 6/17/2014 8:02:00 PM
"The world has changed and our aid ... "We want to be economic partners, we want to move away from the old stereotype of aid donor/aid recipient, and work in partnership with countries, particularly in the Pacific." The Coalition cut the aid budget by ...
Aid from OECD countries - who gives the most and how has it changed?
theguardian.com - 4/5/2011 5:43:40 PM
But according to new figures released on Wednesday by the Paris-based Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the world's biggest aid ... from the data: • Net aid flows from OECD donor countries totalled a record $128.7bn in 2010.
UAE is world’s largest donor nation with $5.2bn aid
Emirates247 - 4/9/2014 5:10:18 AM
UAE has achieved the first position as the world’s largest donor country of official ... leap in the history of foreign aid from its 19th position in 2012. Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and ...
UAE world's 16th largest foreign aid donor in 2012: OECD
Emirates247 - 4/4/2013 11:56:18 PM
An official report issued by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and ... improvements in the UAE's ranking among the world's foremost foreign aid donors is credited to the clear vision of the country's leadership under President His Highness Sheikh ...
UAE Named World’s Largest Foreign Aid Donor In 2013
gulfbusiness.com - 4/9/2014 10:10:57 AM
The UAE has been named the world ... for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Preliminary data from the OECD shows that the UAE’s official development assistance amounted to $5.2 billion in 2013. The country’s foreign aid was up by 375 ...