The OECD DAC is now able to present, for 2013, an integrated picture of total bilateral and multilateral development finance flows targeting climate change objectives.
On 16 December 2014, the DAC High Level Meeting concluded with an agreement on a number of issues relating to the measurement of development finance. Details are available in the official communiqué.
This DACnews looks at climate-related and other challenges on the horizon, including another key ingredient of development strategies: trade. The feature article analyses the upcoming redefinition of official development assistance and what, in the view of ONE.org, this implies for the poorest nations.
The DAC: Enabling effective development
Through inclusive partnerships for development, the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) helps ensure better lives for people in the developing world by:
For 50 years now, the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) has grouped the world’s main donors, defining and monitoring global standards in key areas of development.
The Development Co-operation Directorate (DCD) supports the DAC, contributing to developing better policies for better lives through transparent data on development finance, and improved development co-operation practices and policies.