|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
World leaders convene in Oslo for Nigeria food crisis summit
The Guardian - 2/23/2017 7:11:06 AM
Hopes of renewed impetus on efforts to prevent famine in north-east Nigeria tempered by concerns over omission of word ‘donor’ from ... Days after the world’s first famine in six years was declared in South Sudan, the rich countries convening in ...
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 ...
World donors gather in Oslo to tackle Nigeria famine
MSN - 2/23/2017 3:39:20 PM
UN aid agencies and donor countries gathered in Oslo Thursday for a two-day meeting ... One of the poorest regions in the world, it has been ravaged by eight years of violence. Schools, dispensaries and agriculture are in ruins, and people have been ...
Educating Nigeria’s Survivors
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 2/23/2017 3:46:29 PM
As aid donors gather in Oslo for a conference ... This matters for Nigeria’s future. The country has ten million children out of school, more than any other country in the world – and 60% live in the northeast. Failure to equip these children with ...
Shettima arrives Norway as UN, 3 countries hold donor conference
www.metronaija.com - 2/23/2017 1:09:00 PM
Tagged, 'Oslo conference on Nigeria and the Lake Chad', the conference is scheduled to hold on Thursday and Friday with donors from different countries expected to make financial commitments needed by humanitarian agencies to increase aid and rebuilding of ...
Lake Chad Basin: World's most neglected crisis rages on
Al JAZEERA - 2/23/2017 7:46:53 AM
In 2006, Time magazine named him one of the 100 'people who shape our world'. It is imperative ... when the humanitarian system and aid budgets are being stretched like never before. But it is no more than the same donor governments are spending, for ...
UAE world's largest donor of foreign aid
Emirates247 - 1/4/2016 5:58:57 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 ...
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 ...
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-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 ...
Why 20 Million People Are on Brink of Famine in a ‘World of Plenty’
New York Times - 2/23/2017 6:28:09 AM
Whether the United States, by far the biggest humanitarian donor in the world ... Second, all four countries facing the threat of famine are reeling from conflict, and in many instances, the leaders of warring parties are blocking aid workers from ...
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.
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 ...