|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
State Department names Burma one of world’s worst countries for human trafficking
Washington Post - 6/30/2016 10:41:46 AM
The State Department has named Burma as one of the worst human trafficking offenders in the world, and removed Thailand from the ... U.S. law places restrictions on non-humanitarian aid to countries deemed the worst in trafficking. Secretary of State ...
African countries can achieve their sustainable development goals by 2030
IT News Africa - 6/30/2016 10:27:27 AM
The SDGs are intended to guide priorities both for the development needed in the emerging countries and for the sustainable transition required throughout the world ... assistance, today the private sector, civil society, academia and donors are all ...
Fight stunting, says World Bank chief
The Hindu - 6/30/2016 2:20:41 AM
World Bank ... his complete assistance in developing a new nationwide approach to improve nutrition. “In just about every developing country, there is not enough appreciation of investing in health, education, social security and economic growth.
China is crushing the U.S. in 'economic warfare'
CNN Money - 6/30/2016 1:12:06 PM
It's China 1, USA 0 when it comes to so-called "economic ... loans and aid to countries like Venezuela that are at odds with the United States. Beijing also wields its massive sovereign wealth fund to invest -- tactically -- in parts of the world where ...
Job Opportunity: Senior Food Aid Information Reporting Officer-World Vision International
PC Tech Magazine - 6/30/2016 8:54:24 AM
World Vision Uganda ... Tracking System in the country. The incumbent will ensure that all food and non-food aid projects have adequate capacity to track and account for all the food and non-food items received from various donors from the point of ...
IMF says Angola halts financial aid talks
Business Recorder - 6/30/2016 10:44:45 PM
WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund said Thursday that Angola has suspended talks for financial aid that had reached an advanced stage as the country grapples with ... Article IV consultation," the annual economic review by the institution, but ...
World Bank reiterates support to India, lauds PM Modi's vision
ABP NEWS - 6/30/2016 4:18:12 PM
So many things are happening that it will be a lesson for other developing country or even developed countries,” he added. The World ... as well as economic situation. There is a pipeline of project in India which needs financial assistance, and we ...
Foreign aid close to record peak after donors spend $135bn in 2014
The Guardian - 4/8/2015 10:37:24 AM
Last year the world’s largest aid donors by volume were the US ... development aid remains at a historic high at a time when donor countries are still emerging from the toughest economic crisis of our lifetime,” said the OECD secretary general ...
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 ...
India among 5 countries that will see high under-5 deaths: UN
Economic Times - 6/28/2016 7:55:20 PM
The State of the World's Children', UNICEF's annual flagship report, paints a stark picture of what is in store for the world's poorest children if governments, donors, businesses ... The report said five countries will account for more than half of ...
More than a year after Nepal quake, government agrees to speed up aid
The Christian Science Monitor - 6/30/2016 2:45:09 PM
Recommended: World Humanitarian Day ... A nonprofit called Better Brick Nepal has focused particularly on the country's brick industry, providing technical assistance to 23 kilns in order to improve their efficiency and quality, in return for a promise ...
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 ...
Nepal agrees to speed up aid grants to quake victims
Beatrice Daily Sun - 6/30/2016 4:29:32 AM
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal has finalized rules for granting aid money to families seeking to rebuild homes destroyed in a set of devastating earthquakes that hit the Himalayan country last year ... foreign governments and donor agencies.
Humanitarian aid to Sahrawi refugees: Donor countries to meet in Geneva in July
aps.dz - 6/19/2016 1:17:59 PM
ALGIERS- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) will hold, in July in Geneva, a meeting of the donor countries to support the humanitarian aid to the refugees of ... eve of the celebration of the World Refugee Day.
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.