Friday, September 23, 2011

[IWS] OECD: AID EFFECTIVENESS 2005-2010: Progress in implementing the Paris Declaration [23 September 2011]

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Aid Effectiveness 2005-10: Progress in implementing the Paris Declaration [23 September 2011]

[full-text, 200 pages]


Executive Summary



Press Release 23 September 2011,3746,en_2649_3236398_48725569_1_1_1_1,00.html


When developed and developing countries committed themselves to the 2005 Paris Declaration principles for achieving more effective aid, they agreed not only to a set of principles, but also to meeting a set of measurable targets by 2010. This is an important feature of the Paris Declaration, providing a tool for  donors and developing countries to hold each other to account.


After the target year of 2010, the results make for sobering reading. At the global level, only one out of the 13 targets established for 2010 has been met, however, considerable progress has been made towards many of the remaining 12 targets.

Globally, the survey results show considerable variation in the direction and pace of progress across donors and partner countries since 2005. For the indicators where responsibility for change lies primarily with developing country governments, progress has been significant. Many of these changes require deep reforms that go beyond aid management to broader aspects of government processes.


Chapter one: Overview of Findings

Chapter two: Ownership of Development Policies and Strategies

Chapter three: Alignment of aid with Country Priorities and Systems

Chapter four: Harmonisation of Donor Practices

Chapter five: Aid Predictability and Transparency

Chapter six: Results and Mutual Accountability

Chapter seven: Experience in Monitoring the Effectiveness of Aid


Appendix A: Country Data (pdf, one table per indicator)

Appendix B: Donor Data (pdf, one table per indicator)

Appendix C: Donor Data (pdf, one table per donor)



A full data set is available for this report at OECD.Stat



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