|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
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 ...
NGOs censure EU countries for spending foreign aid on asylum costs
The Guardian - 10/26/2016 5:40:10 PM
More than a million refugees claimed asylum in Europe in 2015, prompting many EU states to apply an Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development rule allowing member countries ... performing donors, would affect British and EU aid budgets ...
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 ...
Myanmar again named world's most generous country
CNN - 10/26/2016 6:30:17 PM
(CNN)When it comes to generosity, few countries can match Myanmar. For the third year in a row, Myanmar topped the Charities Aid Foundation World Giving Index which ... getting," said Prof Dr Aung Tun Thet, economic adviser to the president of Myanmar ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Interactive: Which countries are projected to become aid donors?
www.one.org - 4/28/2014 11:53:06 PM
This is a guest blog post by Jens Sedemund, Executive Advisor to the Development Assistance ... the developing world, particularly as countries move up the income scale. Just 20 years ago, many countries that are now well-established donors were on ...
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 meet their development ... went to the poorest countries. The report comes as officials representing the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's Development Assistance Committee (DAC ...
UAE world's largest donor of foreign aid
Emirates247 - 1/4/2016 2:31:21 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 ...
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 ...
Global Poverty, Aid, and Middle-Income Countries: Are the Country Classifications Moribund or is Global Poverty in the Process of ?Nationalizing??
econpapers.repec.org - 10/17/2016 11:55:55 PM
No UNU-WIDER Research Paper WP2013/062, Working Paper Series from World Institute for ... represent `poor´ or `non-poor´ countries in any meaningful sense any longer (if they ever did) from the point of view of aid donors. The second, and by no means ...
The United Arab Emirates leads countries of the world in foreign humanitarian aid
ifrc.org - 3/11/2015 12:57:58 PM
The United Arab Emirates has been crowned as the world ... in more than 140 countries around the world through 38 donor groups. The announcement was made in early 2015 by the Development Assistance Committee of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation ...
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’s largest donor ... 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 ...