Austria should set a timeframe to increase its aid budget in line with a pledge to allocate 0.7% of its gross national income (GNI) to development aid, according to an OECD Review.
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Providing insights into current practices, this review presents the reader with specific examples on how agencies have addressed important aspects of the results agenda such as measuring results, using results information, supporting partner countries’ results systems and developing new instruments to link results with decision-making.
The United Kingdom has done well to increase its development spending to 0.72% of gross national income despite a challenging budget climate and should strive to maintain that level of aid for the years ahead, according to a new OECD Review.
A taxa de crescimento do PIB da América Latina diminuiu significativamente em 2014, ficado abaixo de 1.5%. Esta é a primeira vez em uma década que a América Latina cresce menos do que a média dos países da OCDE; isto foi o que reportou o Centro de Desenvolvimento da OCDE, a Comissão Económica para a América Latina e Caribe e com o Banco de Desenvolvimento da América Latina.
Latin America’s GDP growth rate has slowed down in 2014, dropping below 1.5%. This is the first time in a decade that the region grows less than the OECD average, according to the OECD Development Centre, the Commission for Latin American and the Caribbean and the development bank for Latin America. Given the projections in the past weeks, any recovery in 2015 is likely to be challenging.
América Latina se ralentizó en 2014, creciendo por debajo del 1.5%. Por primera vez en una década, esta tasa de crecimiento del PIB sería inferior a la del promedio de los países de la Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económicos, según informaron el Centro de Desarrollo de la OCDE, la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe y el Banco de Desarrollo de América Latina.
Ireland is one of the best performing donors when it comes to directing its development aid to the world’s neediest countries, according to a new OECD report.
OECD Development Centre, ECLAC and CAF to launch their joint Latin American Economic Outlook 2015 at the XXIV Ibero-American Summit on Tuesday 9 December 2014
Meeting Greece’s Minister of Development and Competitiveness Mr. Kostas Skrekas today, OECD Secretary General Angel Gurría said the Greek government’s reform programme was already showing positive results.
2014 edition of the Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI): tackling the root causes of gender inequality is possible and is key to counteracting the negative domino effects of inequality throughout a woman’s life, says the OECD Development Centre