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Title Aid for Trade at a glance 2009 : maintaining momentum
Published [Paris?] : OECD ; [Geneva?] : WTO, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (295 pages, 20 unnumbered pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Contents The impact of the economic crisis on Aid for Trade -- Creating fertile ground : progress in partner country engagement -- Charting the flows : sustaining trends -- Are donors on course? -- The regional dimension -- The way forward : measuring the impact and advancing the dialogue
Summary Numerous barriers prevent developing countries - in particular the least developed - from taking advantage of opportunities that could help them reduce poverty. The Aid-for-Trade Initiative has successfully built awareness of the support those countries need to surmount these barriers. As a result, more and more developing countries are raising the profile of trade issues in their development strategies and donors are responding by increasing the resources they provide to build trade capacity in areas such as policy, institutions, and infrastructure. This aid-for-trade monitoring report -- the second of its kind - documents the success of the initiative to date. It examines trends and developments and presents a comprehensive analysis of donor and partner country engagement. In addition, it addresses the regional dimension of aid for trade and showcases three cross-border infrastructure projects. Finally, the report provides fact shets that help in assessing the outcomes and impacts of aid fort rade
Notes Prepared under the aegis of the OECD Development Assistance Committee, the OECD Trade Committee and the WTO Committee on Trade and Development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-117)
Notes System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: IBM PC or compatible; CD-ROM drive
Subject Aid for Trade (Initiative)
Economic assistance -- Developing countries -- Statistics.
Economic assistance -- Developing countries.
International economic integration.
International economic relations.
Developing countries -- Commerce.
Genre/Form Statistics.
Form Electronic book
Author Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Development Assistance Committee.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Trade Committee.
WTO Committee on Trade and Development.
ISBN 9264068821