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  • 11-December-2007


    Finland (2007), DAC Peer Review: Main Findings and Recommendations

    The 2007 peer review shows Finland to be a committed development co-operation actor that works closely with the EU, the Nordic and other like-minded countries and generally adheres to international best practice. Finland has clearly defined priorities confirmed in the new development policy with an increased focus on environment and climate change, crisis prevention and support for peace processes. It is also a keen proponent of

  • 18-October-2007


    Canada (2007), DAC Peer Review: Main Findings and Recommendations

    This year’s peer review of Canada’s development co-operation programme highlights Canada’s renewed commitment to Africa; a promising approach toward fragile states, such as Haiti and Afghanistan; initiatives to make Canadian aid more effective, focusing on accountability and explaining results to the Canadian public and parliament; and strong commitment to good humanitarian donorship (GHD). Canada still faces some challenges,

  • 3-July-2007


    European Community (2007), DAC Peer Review: Main Findings and Recommendations

    The European Commission, on behalf of the EC, disbursed some USD 10 billion in official development assistance (ODA) in 2006, making it the sixth largest donor amongst the members of the OECD's Development Assistance Commitee (DAC).

  • 10-May-2007


  • 3-February-2006


    Effective Aid Management: Twelve Lessons from DAC Peer Reviews

    Accompanied by specific examples of donor practices, this book proposes 12 lessons that can help practitioners understand and implement measures that are critical to managing and delivering development assistance effectively.

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  • 1-September-2005


    What is a Peer Review?

    The main objective of Peer Reviews is to encourage positive change, support mutual learning and raise the overall effectiveness of aid throughout the donor community. Often this goal is attained.

  • 26-May-2005


    Sweden commended for its strong global development commitment

    The OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) commended Sweden for making poverty reduction in developing countries a focus across the full range of government departments.

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  • 21-April-2005


    New Zealand (2005), DAC Peer Review

    NZAID is committed to sharpening the focus of its assistance for better development results. This in practice involves “bigger, fewer, deeper and longer” engagements both with developing country partners and international agencies.

  • 3-November-2004


    Österreich erzielt Fortschritte bei der Reform der Effektivität seiner Entwicklungszusammenarbeit

    er Entwicklungsausschuss der OECD (DAC) begrüßte die wichtigen Reformen im österreichischen Entwicklungshilfesystem, die seit der letzten gegenseitigen Prüfung der österreichischen Entwicklungsleistungen durch gleichrangige Partner (Peer Review) im Jahr 1999 durchgeführt worden sind...

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  • 28-October-2004


    Austria Moves Forward on Major Reforms for More Effective Aid

    The OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) welcomed the significant reforms in the Austrian aid system since the last Peer Review in 1999, including the Development Co operation Act, adopted in 2002 and amended in 2003, and the Three-Year Programme 2004-2006 to guide Austria's aid priorities.

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