|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
World aid donors plot strategy amid economic crisis
Reuters - 11/28/2011 6:17:34 PM
Development remains big business despite the economic woes besetting rich countries ranging from U.S. deficit fears to the European financial crisis. In 2009, aid flows from bilateral donors and multilateral organizations such as the World Bank ...
Syrian Aid $2.7 Billion Short; Donor Countries Accused of Failing Ordinary Syrians
Christian Post - 9/19/2013 1:27:34 PM
The world's top donors are as much as $2.7 billion short in aid money ... "Too many donor countries are not delivering the level of funds that is expected of them," said Colette Fearon, head of Oxfam Syria program. "While economic times are ...
Top 10 Countries By Economic Aid Donor
jagranjosh.com - 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 ...
Turkey fourth largest donor of foreign aid
Today's Zaman - 12/10/2013 4:15:10 PM
It has been called a “rising donor” by the World Food Program and will ... Turkey ranked first among Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) countries in terms of the increase of its aid provision. Aid to the Least Developed ...
Majority Of Global Donor Organisations Fare Poorly In Aid Transparency Index
Economy Watch - 10/24/2013 11:58:56 PM
Over 40 major donor organisations, including government and private agencies, received “Poor” or “Very Poor” scores in the latest Aid Transparency Index (ATI ... large-scale grants to developing countries. China’s Ministry of Commerce, which ...
U.S. Foreign Aid By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/30/2012 1:40:21 PM
The United States is notorious for having its fingers in many pies. One of the ways Uncle Sam tries to coerce other states to get in line with his preferred policies is by doling out foreign aid -- lots of it. The U.S. Agency for International ...
Reversing development aid’s downward trend
IRIN - 10/24/2013 2:19:07 PM
DAKAR, 24 October 2013 (IRIN) - Aid from the top 15 global donors - all from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) Development Assistance Committee (DAC) - is estimated to reach US$127 billion by the end of 2013, reversing ...
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
theguardian.com - 9/7/2011 8:16:17 PM
Aid from the world's richest donors continues to benefit companies from their own countries, despite decade-old commitments ... projects while failing to deliver sustainable social and economic benefits. In contrast, "buying local" would offer a "double ...
UAE ranked among the world’s largest donor countries
emirates247.com - 10/17/2013 4:26:07 AM
The United Arab Emirates is among the world’s largest donors of aid to developing countries around the world, according to a report ‘Investments to End Poverty’, launched in New York around the UN General Assembly. The UAE was placed ahead of some ...
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 donors ... and though some countries might have met their individual targets for aid spending ...
UAE world's 16th largest foreign aid donor in 2012: OECD
emirates247.com - 4/4/2013 11:56:18 PM
An official report issued by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development's ... the year on year 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 ...
20 per cent of donor countries' aid spent on scholarship
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 3/28/2013 5:38:03 PM
NEW DELHI: Over USD three billion of aid to education is spent on scholarships for students of developing countries to study in donor countries, according to a UNESCO study. The study shows that at least 20 per cent of the aid from the four ...
Aid to developing countries falls in 2011 due to economic recession: OECD
Xinhua News Agency - 4/4/2012 11:59:41 PM
PARIS, April 4 (Xinhua) -- Major donors' aid to developing countries fell by nearly 3 percent in 2011 due to global economic recession, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said Wednesday. In 2011, members of the ...