TITLE

Chapter 4: What the Reports Are Saying

AUTHOR(S)
Deutscher, Eckhard
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
OECD Journal on Development;2009, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
More than three years after its adoption, is the Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness living up to its ambitions? This chapter presents some answers to this question. It draws on the most recent evidence available, including the results of the 2008 Survey on Monitoring the Paris Declaration, the international Evaluation of the Implementation of the Paris Declaration and the Progress Report. This chapter shows that there is a robust body of evidence that the Paris Declaration is making progress, but not fast enough. Donors and partner countries need to gear up their efforts if we are to meet international commitments and targets for effective aid by 2010. The Paris Declaration has wide political resonance; its implementation requires high-level political commitment to generate the kind of traction that is still needed to deliver results.
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48077945

 

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