ONE Blog Examines OECD’s 2017 Aid Statistics

ONE Blog: Global aid is down, aid to Africa is up
ONE Senior Director for Development Finance Sara Harcourt examines OECD data on development finance, writing, “The Organization for Economic Development (OECD) — responsible for tracking official aid flows — has published final aid statistics for 2017 and alarmingly revealed that some donors are not prioritizing their commitments to end poverty by 2030. … On the whole, global aid was flat in 2017, with a slight reduction in real terms from the previous year…” (1/3).