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Read about OECD efforts to help governments improve the domestic and global policies that affect business and markets in the wake of the global economic crisis.
The Issues Brief series on Capacity Development focuses on the central challenges and discussions policy makers and practicioners face in the field.
The Conflict and Fragility series brings together both in-depth analysis and practical recommendations in support of peace- and statebuilding in fragile and conflict-affected states.
The annual reports on Resource Flows to Fragile and Conflict-Affected States present data on aid and other resource flows to fragile and conflict-affected countries facing the challenges of state building and peace building.
David Khoudour-Castéras is an economist at the OECD Development Centre, where he has coordinated the work on international migration since April 2010. He particularly manages the MacArthur Foundation-funded project on Effective Partnerships for Better Migration Management and Development.
Aid for trade increases exports, creates jobs, boosts long-term economic growth and reduces poverty. Aid for trade increased 60% of the past 7 years, to USD 40 billion in 2009. The share to Africa and the Americas is growing fast, but dropping to Asia, Europe and Oceania.
In July 2010 the OECD and WTO issued a call for case stories on aid for trade. Over 300 stories from 150 countries (almost have from developing countries)worldwide provide a rich and varied source of information on the results of aid for trade activities - an indication of the progress achieved by the Aid-for-Trade Initiative. Consult the publication online and consult the case stories on www.aid4trade.org
This web page provides all the relevant materials for donor agencies and partner country governments who took part in the 2011 Global Review of Aid for Trade.
The United Kingdom’s aid volume was USD 11.5 billion in 2009, representing 0.52% of its gross national income (GNI).