High level speakers share their reflections on the work and achievements of the OECD Development Assistance Committee over the last 60 years and its role in the future of international co-operation.
On the eve of the DAC’s 60th anniversary, the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) publishes this in-depth history of the Committee, from its creation in the Cold War/decolonisation period to the creation of the SDGs and its evolution in an increasingly complex global co-operation eco-system.
Read the book: Origins, evolution and future of global development cooperation - The role of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC), DIE, 2021
DAC in dates (A brief history, 1961-2006)
The OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) is a unique international forum comprised of 30 members, representing the largest providers of Official Development Assistance (ODA).