|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 - 9/27/2011 11:55:57 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 ...
In Iran, unique system allows payments for kidney donors
Washington Times - 8/25/2016 6:36:24 AM
Iran’s kidney program stands apart from other organ donation systems around the world by openly allowing ... which would allow donors to receive support for medical care, lost wages and other aid so long as they don’t make a profit from the operation.
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 ...
What Poor Nations Need to Get By: Money From Migrants
New York Times - 8/24/2016 9:07:54 AM
For developing countries, the money sent home by native sons and daughters was more than three times as much as those countries received in foreign aid. The diaspora ... of the country’s entire economic output. A separate World Bank study found that ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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’s largest donor ... 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 ...
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 ...
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 meet their development ... went to the poorest countries. The report comes as officials representing the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's Development Assistance Committee (DAC ...
U.S. Foreign Aid By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/30/2012 9:22:39 AM
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.
From Aid Recipient To Donor: South Korea Brings New Model, Competition To Africa
AFKinside - 5/23/2016 3:58:51 PM
Park plans to launch the newly-created Korea Aid in three countries — Ethiopia, Uganda and Kenya — during her visit, using South Korea’s experience transitioning from aid recipient to donor to serve as an economic ... from World War II until the ...
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 ...
Multiple donors to Clinton Foundation met with her while at State Department
FOX News - 8/23/2016 7:24:42 PM
And it omits more than 1700 meetings she took with world ... aid program, the Clinton Global Initiative, and it would spin off its foreign-based programs to other charities. Those planned changes would not affect more than 6,000 donors who have already ...