DT 4 / 2007

Danes target grey zone in OECD rules on aid and carbon credits

 
A new Danish strategy paves the way for using aid to finance CDM projects from which Denmark can buy carbon credits.
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World Bank seeks redefined role as its power in global aid shrinks

 
A new World Bank report analyses the role of the Bank’s soft loan arm the International Development Association (IDA) in the new global aid architecture. This background document has been prepared for the IDA 15 replenishment negotiations, which could well turn out to be a crossroads for IDA.
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Swedish NGO newcomer ActionAid questions status quo at Sida

 
A relative newcomer on the Swedish NGO scene ActionAid criticises Sida’s policy of channelling aid funds to Southern NGOs via Swedish organisations.
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