|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
Budget versus project aid: A tradeoff between control and efficiency
voxeu.org - 12/2/2016 10:36:54 AM
The donor has complementary knowledge about what has worked in other countries, and what has not ... The Impact of UN Security Council Membership on the Effectiveness of Aid”, World Bank Economic Review, forthcoming. Dreher, A, and S Langlotz (2015 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
The Guardian - 9/7/2011 8:16:17 PM
Despite a pledge made 10 years ago to end 'tied aid', recipients of aid are still being forced to buy goods and services from donor country firms, a report reveals Aid from the world's richest ... sustainable social and economic benefits.
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 ...
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 ...
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 Committee Chair at The Organization for Economic Co ... many countries that are now well-established donors were on the aid recipient list or making the ...
What does Jammeh's defeat mean for future of aid and development in Gambia?
investing.com - 12/5/2016 12:49:21 PM
Gambia, one of Africa's poorest and smallest nations with a population of 1.9 million, has had tens of millions of euros in aid from the European ... the formerly secular country an Islamic republic in an attempt to win favor with donors from the Middle ...
Donors urged to support fragile states to curb instability
english.sina.com - 12/1/2016 9:58:07 PM
An international policy group on Thursday called on donors to allocate funds toward structural change in fragile states to help tackle the root causes of instability and fragility across the world. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development ...
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 ...
The United Arab Emirates leads countries of the world in foreign humanitarian aid
ifrc.org - 3/11/2015 12:57:58 PM
The UAE and the country’s National Society invested in developmental projects and distributed aid ... the world through 38 donor groups. The announcement was made in early 2015 by the Development Assistance Committee of the Organisation for Economic ...
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 ...