|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
U.S. Foreign Aid By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/30/2012 1:54:40 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 ...
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 ...
Aid still benefits companies from donor countries
theguardian.com - 9/7/2011 8:16:17 PM
While a donor might provide figures on how much aid it is spending on development projects around the world, it is much harder to determine how much of that money actually enters the economies of the developing countries concerned. Eurodad's report comes ...
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 ...
U.A.E top donor country: Sheikha Lubna
Zawya - 8/24/2014 5:19:37 AM
"Put simply, this means that on a per capita basis, in the year 2013, the U.A.E. is the largest donor in the world for providing development assistance to countries most in need of aid, as determined by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and ...
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 ...
UAE has become the leading donor to charitable causes around the world
The National - 8/25/2014 3:09:35 AM
“Put simply, this means… in the year 2013, the UAE is the largest donor in the world for providing development assistance to the countries most in need of aid, as determined by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD),” she sai
Syrian Aid $2.7 Billion Short; Donor Countries Accused of Failing Ordinary Syrians
The Christian Post - 9/19/2013 1:34:43 PM
The world's top donors are as much as $2.7 billion short in aid money ... "Too many donor countries are not delivering the level of funds that is expected of them," said Colette Fearon, head of Oxfam Syria program. "While economic times are tough, we ...
AID POLICY: Donor transparency - winners and losers
IRIN - 5/19/2011 11:53:49 PM
DAKAR, 20 May 2011 (IRIN) - Norway, Sweden, Finland and several UN agencies including the World Food Programme ... partner country, and project level. In the Aidwatch analysis, France, the EU’s second largest aid donor, came bottom alongside Hungary ...
Foreign Aid Helps Donor Countries First
National Center for Policy Analysis - 6/25/1996 11:57:00 PM
foreign aid money is spent on American goods and services, according to the Business Alliance for International Economic Development ... spend more on themselves. Out of 66 countries that received aid from the World Bank for more than 25 years, fewer ...
20 per cent of donor countries' aid spent on scholarship
The Economic Times - 3/28/2013 5:38:03 PM
NEW DELHI: Over USD three billion of aid to education is spent on scholarships for students of developing countries to study in donor countries, according to a UNESCO study. The study shows that at least 20 per cent of the aid from the four largest donors ...