Financing for sustainable development


  • Development aid rises again in 2015, spending on refugees doubles

    In 2015, net official development assistance (ODA) flows from member countries of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the OECD totalled USD 131.6 billion. Adjusting for inflation and the appreciation of the US dollar, this represents an increase of 6.9% in real terms, the highest level ever achieved for net ODA. Net ODA as a share of gross national income (GNI) was 0.30%, on a par with 2014.

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  • New data visualisation lab

    The financing for sustainable development "Data Visualisation Lab" presents numerous dynamic graphics that allow you to discover and explore our data by categories/ groupings or keywords.

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In support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the OECD advances key issues on development finance through data collection and reporting, establishing statistical measurement frameworks, and analysis on a variety of development finance topics.

 Post 2015

Development finance standards
Understand how we measure and collect data 


Development finance data 
Find out who spends what, and where

 insights and analysis

Development finance topics
Discover our insights, analysis and policy recommendations