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Cooperation with Arab Donors in MENA (CAD)

 

Background

 

Arab states in the Gulf region are among the most prolific funding contributors to support development in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa. Funding by Arab bilateral and multilateral institutions accounts for two-third of total development assistance provided by countries that are not members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC). Over 90% of this assistance is provided by Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates, with the majority of the funding being channelled as bilateral assistance. Funding by Arab donors is directed toward the improvement of infrastructure and the implementation of socio-economic development projects. The Arab states, and in particular the member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), are thus significant members of the international donor community. Read more...

News

GIZ-CAD and OFID support Madrasati project

GIZ and OFID joined the ongoing Madrasati Initiative in 2015 to expand their activities to 8 more schools which are particularly affected by the influx of Syrian refugees. The program focuses on the renovation of schools, the establishment of youth clubs with extracurricular activities and the training of school teachers. …

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Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between GIZ and AMF

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) demonstrated their shared interest in a closer collaboration on issues of financial inclusion – particularly with regard to national financial inclusion strategies, SME finance and insurance – and signed a formal MoU in September 2015. Based on …

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Cooperation with Arab Donors (CAD) in the Middle East and North Africa

Background Arab states in the Gulf region are among the most prolific funding contributors to support development in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa. Funding by Arab bilateral and multilateral institutions accounts for two-third of total development assistance provided by countries that are not members of the …

Read More »