|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
Aid to poorest falls: Is world's charity going to those who need it most?
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/26/2015 11:59:28 PM
The United States is a case in point among donor countries: While the US is the world’s largest ... The OECD’s annual global economic report, issued last month, found that wealthy countries were earmarking more of their foreign aid as loans to middle ...
World Food Program badly mismanaged special donor trust funds, auditors say
FOX News - 5/29/2015 2:41:44 AM
EXCLUSIVE: The United Nations World ... food aid and other innovations. Some corporate trust fund activities were intended to be coordinated by WFP in a centralized fashion, even while the resources were distributed to a variety of countries and regions ...
Without fanfare, UAE aid helps needy
The National - 5/28/2015 9:59:34 AM
This year, the UAE was recognised as the world’s largest foreign aid donor to overseas development projects. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development said last month that the country devoted 1.17 per cent of its gross national income ...
Central African Republic: Interim President Urges Donor Aid As Hunger, Election Looms
AllAfrica - 5/25/2015 11:53:29 PM
Europe is planning to invest more than 100 million euros ($108 million) in helping to rebuild the country economically and politically. The EU is by far the most important donor in the ... major challenges as aid from the World Food Program is repeatedly ...
Top 10 Countries By Economic Aid Donor
Jagran Josh - 9/28/2011 11:58:56 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 ...
Responding to the DRC’s priorities: Interview with World Bank Country Director Ahmadou Moustapha Ndiaye
The World Bank - 5/29/2015 12:25:43 AM
KINSHASA, May 28, 2015 — At the helm of the World Bank Group country office ... are already providing in terms of the country’s social and economic development, we are reflecting on how we can enhance our aid effectiveness. Numerous challenges remain ...
Balkan nations say EU economic aid key for stability
MENAFN - 5/28/2015 6:06:20 PM
(MENAFN - AFP) The prime ministers of six Balkans nations called Thursday on the European Union to help finance their economic development ... unlike some 100 countries including the United States and most EU member states. Vucic, who arrived on Wednesday ...
Most Foreign Aid Does Not Go to Neediest Countries, Report Finds
Time - 5/28/2015 1:09:51 AM
Advocacy group ONE urges donor nations ... % of their aid budgets to "least-developed countries" Amazing strides have been made in reducing poverty worldwide over the last quarter century — the rate has halved since 1990, from 36% of the world’s ...
Kazakhstan to Provide $200,000 in Humanitarian Aid to Nepal
astanatimes.com - 5/26/2015 9:18:59 AM
ASTANA – Kazakhstan will provide $200,000 in official humanitarian assistance to Nepal, as decided May 25 by the commission on international humanitarian aid ... economic development and growth of the international authority of Kazakhstan, our country ...
Netanyahu Wants US $45 Billion in US Military Aid by 2028
Jewish Press - 5/28/2015 10:38:21 PM
The request for a hike in aid reflects the arms race in the world and especially in the Middle East, where Arab countries have developed or bought ... of Israel’s Arab neighbors.” In addition, economic sanctions have not stopped Iran from doubling ...
Clean Energy Ministerial and World Bank to Help Countries Scale Up, Integrate Renewable Energy in Grids
Financial Content - 5/26/2015 3:09:45 PM
Over 144 countries ... donor technical assistance trust fund program administered by the World Bank, helps countries increase their knowledge and institutional capacity to achieve environmentally sustainable energy solutions for poverty reduction and ...
Finance Officials Focus on Economic Growth at Group of 7 Meeting
New York Times - 5/28/2015 6:34:58 PM
DRESDEN, Germany — Central bankers and chief finance officials of the world’s wealthiest ... to receive further aid and avoid missing payments on its debt that are looming in coming months. Among officials of the three eurozone countries present ...
Hearing loss in developing countries: Canada, Google fund creative innovations
Phys.org - 5/26/2015 5:11:26 PM
Canadian not-for-profit World Wide ... by an in-country audiologist—will refer some patients to an ear, throat and nose specialist or to an audiologist. Other patients with mild and moderate hearing loss can be fitted with a hearing aid on-site by ...
World hunger falls to 25-year low on China, Brazil’s ascent
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 5/28/2015 4:01:39 AM
PARIS — Fewer people are undernourished than anytime in the past 25 years, as the rise of developing countries such as China and Brazil has ushered in economic prosperity and improved food production. There are 795 million hungry people in the world ...
World Insulation Industry
Market Watch - 5/28/2015 6:39:08 AM
World GDP (2012-2015): Percentage GDP Growth forSelect Countries (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18Outlook II-192. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES AND DRIVERS II-21Increasing Focus on Efficient Energy Management: A StrongGrowth Driver II-21Passive House ...