|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
Top 10 Countries By Economic Aid Donor
Jagran Josh - 9/28/2011 11:58:56 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 ...
Mutharika begs for aid, assures Malawi Kwacha to stabilise
Nyasa Times - 11/20/2014 12:21:59 AM
President Peter Mutharika has again pleaded for donor-aid countries to come to the country’s rescue as it passes through economic “tough” times. Mutharika made the call on Tuesday during an interface meeting with journalists which he hosted at ...
PM O’Neill arrives in Nadi, Fiji for China-Pacific Islands Countries Economic Development Forum
The Jet Newspaper - 11/21/2014 5:38:45 PM
China is PNG’s third largest donor apart from Australia and Japan with a total value of aid estimated at USD$220 million that is provided through Grants, Technical Assistance, and Concessional Loans under the Chinese Government and PNG Economic and ...
U.S. Foreign Aid By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/30/2012 9:51:17 AM
While the effectiveness of foreign aid remains up for debate, the United States recently has continued to pump around $50 billion 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 ...
Economic Freedom of the World
CATO Institute - 11/20/2014 12:43:28 AM
Economic Freedom of the World seeks to measure the consistency ... and that foreign aid does not. He dispels the notion of a “poverty trap” and shows that poor countries with more economic freedom grow faster than rich countries This year’s report ...
Xi visits Fiji to push forward bilateral cooperation
big5.news.cn - 11/23/2014 6:23:30 AM
And China is Fiji's second largest aid donor. China provided the country nearly 18 million US dollars in aid ... So I think President Xi's visit will further broaden economic cooperation between China and Fiji."
Egypt to hold economic conference on March 13
worldbulletin.net - 11/22/2014 12:01:08 PM
Egypt's Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab said Saturday that his country will host an economic conference in the Red Sea resort ... In June, Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz called countries to attend a donor conference to shore up Egypt's economy, which ...
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 ...
World Leaders Step Up the Fight Against Ebola
Voice of America Editorials - 11/21/2014 10:53:43 PM
They also urged the World Bank and International Monetary Fund to continue their strong support for the affected countries, and welcomed an IMF initiative to provide another $300 million in medical and economic aid. The United States is a leading member of ...
Canada’s cut to foreign aid biggest of any country in 2013
The Star - 10/7/2014 9:45:24 PM
Canada made the biggest monetary cut to foreign aid of ... puts the country in a weak position next year, when the world’s countries gather to set the global development goals for the next 15 years. “If we don’t do our bit as a donor country, it ...
U.S. Gives Financial Aid to 96% of All Countries
Forbes - 10/15/2014 12:53:21 PM
U.S. Gives Financial Aid to 96% of All Countries According to the federal government, for fiscal year 2012, “The United States remained the world’s largest bilateral donor, obligating approximately $48.4 billion—$31.2 billion in economic assistance ...
How much aid money is spent in donor countries? – get the data
theguardian.com - 2/13/2014 12:06:17 PM
According to rules set by the OECD's development assistance committee (Dac), rich countries can count spending as official development assistance (ODA) if it has the "economic ... donor of writing off the debt is significantly lower. So how much aid ...
20 per cent of donor countries' aid spent on scholarship
The Economic Times - 3/28/2013 10:31:33 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 largest donors ...
Dh5.83 billion to 137 countries: UAE is world’s 16th biggest foreign aid donor
The National - 10/9/2013 10:12:03 AM
The UAE was the world’s 16th-biggest donor of foreign aid in 2012, with the country spending Dh5.83 billion in 137 countries and earmarking a further Dh5.59bn for future projects. The Government was the country’s greatest contributor, spending Dh2 ...
Bill Gates: There will be no poor countries by 2035
CNBC - 1/20/2014 11:54:47 PM
As snowy Davos becomes engulfed in the hustle and bustle of another World Economic Forum, Microsoft founder Bill Gates took the opportunity ... are that poor countries are doomed to stay poor, that foreign aid is a big waste and that saving lives leads ...