Blended finance is the strategic use of public or private funds, including concessional tools, to mobilise additional capital flows (public and/or private) to emerging and frontier markets and represents one approach that has the potential to attract new sources of funding to the biggest global challenges.
South Africa’s total concessional finance for development reached USD 100 million in 2015, compared to USD 148 million in 2014 (OECD estimates based on Government of South Africa, 2016; and websites of multilateral organisations). In 2015, South Africa channelled USD 80.4 million through multilateral organisations.
The OECD Development Centre offered a copy of the Youth Well-being policy reviews in Côte d’Ivoire to Cote d'Ivoire's Minister for the Promotion of Youth, Youth Employment, and Civic Engagement, Sidi Tiémoko Touré, during the European Development Days 2017 (7 June 2017, Brussels). Check out some pictures from the conference
Nigeria’s food crisis needs structural responses to restore trust and build an inclusive, resilient society throughout the country.
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Report on Earmarking Practices Eighth Plenary Meeting of the Policy Dialogue on Natural Resource-based Development
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Examples for the Compendium of practices for the 8th Plenary Meeting of the Policy Dialogue on Natural Resource-based Development
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Preliminary List of Participants of the 8th Plenary Meeting of the Policy Dialogue on Natural Resource-based Development 15-16 June 2017
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Note on logistics for the Eighth Plenary Meeting of the Policy Dialogue on Natural Resource-based Development 15-16 June 2017
We live in an era of fear and division. Across the world, toxic “us versus them” narratives are being used to cast collective blame for social and economic grievances onto whole groups of people, demonising them and justifying discrimination or repressive measures against them.
Events, workshops, reports, launches, assessments and seminars concerning the EU Social Protection Systems Programme