Development Co-operation Directorate (DCD-DAC)

DAC member profile: Luxembourg


Member of the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) since 1992.

Statistics from the Development Co-operation Report 2015

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See full profile in the Development Co-operation Report 2015.

In 2014, Luxembourg provided USD 427 million in net ODA (preliminary data), which represented 1.07% of gross national income (GNI) and a decrease of 1.1% in real terms from 2013. Luxembourg is the 2nd largest Development Assistance Committee (DAC) donor in terms of ODA as a percentage of GNI – and one of only five DAC members to have met the UN target of 0.7% – and the 22nd donor in terms of volume. The grant element of total ODA was 100% in 2013.

Peer review findings: 2012

Latest evaluation reports

Luxembourg: a generous aid donor. Luxembourg allocated 0.97% of its gross national income, or USD 413 million, to official development assistance in 2011. “Luxembourg is the Development Assistance Committee’ s third most generous donor as a portion of its economy – after Sweden and Norway – and it has a high quality programme,” says former DAC Chair Brian Atwood. “We commend Luxembourg’s commitment to keeping its ODA at 1% of GNI until 2014”.

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