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By Hilary Jeune, Oxfam’s EU policy advisor In the world of overseas development, money answers many questions. If we’re interested in finding out how far we have come in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) or in what direction we should go for a post-2015 agenda, having the right numbers in place is key to… » read more

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  Aid builds hospitals, pays doctors’ salaries and buys textbooks and medical equipment. It isn’t charity; it’s a tiny but crucial investment to build a better, safer world. New figures from the OECD, released today, show that aid from EU-15 has fallen for the second year in a row, with a €10 billion shortfall on… » read more

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Thanks to a brand-new online tool, you can freely compare EU countries overseas aid data in just a few clicks. Unveiled as this year’s annual AidWatch report was released in Brussels, the interactive AidWatch 2011 microsite – located at aidwatch.concordeurope.org – is dedicated to explaining the trends underpinning EU and member states’ aid decisions.  … » read more

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