|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
The BRICS Bank and China’s Economic Statecraft
The Diplomat - 7/29/2014 12:45:38 PM
Indeed, it did recently become a donor to the World Bank’s International Development Aid (IDA ... promotion of Chinese economic interests. During her 2011 trip to Burma, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned the country to “[b]e wary ...
Does Development Aid Work?
Shifting Grounds - 7/29/2014 12:59:57 PM
Every year developed countries give billions of pounds to developing countries in aid. Does it make ... of the most successful economic nations in the world. In fact South Korea is now so prosperous that itself is a major donor of aid to other countries.
No Economic Aid to Hamas-Ruled Gaza
Middle East Forum - 7/29/2014 5:39:08 PM
... aid in the last century shows that outside economic aid is only as good as the ability of a recipient's economy and government to use it prudently and productively. Like many Third World countries, Gaza lacks the legal and institutional infrastructure ...
Sweden Resumes Aid To Uganda After Suspending It Over Anti-Gay Law
The Underground - 7/29/2014 11:15:34 PM
KAMPALA, UGANDA —Sweden has resumed financial aid to Uganda after suspending some assistance in March over a law widely condemned by donor ... African country. “Sweden wants to help create better conditions in Uganda for sustainable economic growth ...
Sweden Resumes Financial Aid to Uganda After Anti Gay Suspension
Wall Street Journal - 7/28/2014 5:01:32 AM
Sweden was among the first donor nations to freeze aid to Uganda, saying that the law threatened its "economic cooperation" with Kampala. Soon after other donors including the World Bank, Norway, Denmark and the Netherlands responded by suspending or ...
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 ...
U.S. Foreign Aid By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/30/2012 1:40:21 PM
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 ...
Donor freeze haunts Malawi, cuts farm inputs subsidy budget with K10bn
Nyasa Times - 7/25/2014 10:27:13 AM
Malawi Government has disclosed that it is having trouble coming up with the 2015/2016 national budget following the suspension of aid by some of the country ... with donor support from some partners including the European Union (EU), the World Bank ...
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
theguardian.com - 9/7/2011 8:16:17 PM
Aid from the world's richest ... Big development banks – including the World Bank – systematically opt for international competitive bidding, notes the report, increasing the chances that large firms from donor countries will win contracts.
Donor countries given performance benchmarks for Australian foreign aid under changes announced by Julie Bishop
ABC-Radio Australia - 6/18/2014 1:09:48 AM
"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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 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 ...