Foundations’ engagement is critical to youth empowerment efforts. They employ innovative approaches to support youth which go far beyond the mere provision of funding to promising projects. This non-financial support encompasses technical assistance, capacity-building measures and strategic management advice and can result in a set of very different roles for foundations in the support to youth, according to the OECD netFWD study.
African Economic Outlook 2014 / Interrelations between public policies, migration and development / Foundations make their case at the GPEDC Ministerial Meeting in Mexico
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Tax for development: why better public services matter
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Every year, huge sums of money are transferred out of developing countries illegally. This report shows that coherent policies in OECD countries in areas such as tax evasion, anti-bribery and money laundering can contribute to reducing illicit financial flows from developing countries.
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The private sector creates jobs, provides goods and services, generates income and profits, and contributes to public revenues. Companies have the ability to profoundly impact poverty reduction and sustainable development in countries in which they operate, including in areas such as energy and climate, water, agriculture and food production, gender equality and financial integrity.
Development Week 2014 / OECD Southeast Asia Regional Forum / China’s new development model will gradually impact emerging economies
The OECD is working to devise a new, broader measure of official support for development to reflect big changes since the concept of ODA -- or official development assistance -- was devised. Private capital flows are now much bigger than traditional aid and there has been a geographical shift in where the world's poorest people live.
The international community is set to transition into a critical new phase in its fight against poverty. Providers of development co-operation must maintain their commitments on the quantity and quality of the resources they provide, and they must help developing countries mobilise more domestic resources.
L’Italie a augmenté ses apports d’aide et relevé ses objectifs en la matière, inversant ainsi une tendance à la baisse de son budget d’aide au développement. Elle doit désormais prendre des mesures pour donner suite aux recommandations qui lui ont été faites d’améliorer la gestion de ses programmes d’aide, selon un nouvel examen réalisé par l’OCDE.
L’aide au développement a augmenté de 6.1 % en termes réels en 2013 pour atteindre son plus haut niveau historique, malgré les tensions budgétaires qui persistent dans les pays de l’OCDE depuis la crise économique mondiale.