Development Finance

Farwa Sial

Old money, old projects and old ideas: So what’s new about the EU’s Global Gateway?

Dr Farwa Sial, Senior Policy and Advocacy Officer at Eurodad, analyses the latest developments in the EU's Global Gateway.

  • Development Finance
Eurodad

Old money, old projects and old ideas: So what’s new about the EU’s Global Gateway?

#GlobalGateway #EurodadPolicyForum #DebtJustice #cancelthedebt 

  • Development Finance
Tove Ryding

UN Financing for Development Forum 2023: The road towards global economic solutions

Positive outcomes include the welcoming of intergovernmental discussions on tax in the outcome document.

  • Development Finance
Julia Ravenscroft
Julia Ravenscroft

Rich countries increasingly the recipients of their own aid, according to OECD DAC data

Despite a seeming increase total official development assistance, Eurodad's Nerea Craviotto warns that today's figures are nothing to celebrate. The current levels of ODA do not meet the challenges the world is facing, and are a long way off meeting the 0.7% of GNI target.  

  • Development Finance
  • Aid Quantity

Join Eurodad and partners at the CSPF and WBG/ IMF Spring Meetings 2023

Join Eurodad and partners at the Civil Society Policy Forum and World Bank Group - International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings from April 10 to 14.

  • Climate Finance
  • IFIs
Nerea Craviotto

New rules for loans and credit guarantees to the private sector raise questions about the OECD-DAC’s motives as aid providers

This week's negotiations, and subsequent agreement, on new reporting rules are an opportunity for OECD Development Assistance Committee members to show they take their financial commitments towards the global south seriously.

  • Aid Effectiveness
  • Aid Quality
Jean Saldanha

Banga's nomination has Empire written all over it

Eurodad's questions ex-MasterCard chief Ajay Banga's nomination by the USA as their candidate for president of the World Bank Group. It is crucial that the next World Bank leader breaks with the past and has a vision for the future, but a Banga presidency will bring only more of the same. 

  • Climate Finance
  • PPPs

OECD DAC: Rich countries can include excess Covid-19 vaccines donated to poor countries in their 2022 aid budgets - and they might continue doing this in 2023…

Indications are that just a small amount of countries opposed controversial practice of repackaging vaccines originally stockpiled for rich nations as aid.

  • Development Finance
  • Covid-19
Eurodad

Eurodad response to resignation of World Bank President David Malpass

In her response to Malpass' resignation, Eurodad director Jean Saldanha urges the World Bank Group to see this as an opportunity to rethink the role of the institution.

  • Climate Finance
  • IFIs