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Asia & Pacific
$4,041 Million (M)
17,211 Disbursements

X

Caribbean
$338 Million (M)
1,839 Disbursements

X

Eastern Europe, Central Asia, & Russia
$1,570 Million (M)
8,779 Disbursements

X

Global Programs
$4,587 Million (M)
8,657 Disbursements

Bilateral and multilateral funding includes disbursements not directed toward a specific country or region (designated in the OECD data set as “Bilateral, unspecified”). This includes disbursements providing a global benefit or used to cover the donor’s administrative costs.

X

Latin America & Mexico
$2,428 Million (M)
15,411 Disbursements

X

Middle East & North Africa
$2,410 Million (M)
8,658 Disbursements

X

Sub-Saharan Africa
$6,610 Million (M)
23,708 Disbursements

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$22.0 Billion
84,263 disbursements

Top Funders

  1. Sweden $2.8 B
  2. United States $2.7 B
  3. European Union Institutions $2.6 B
  4. Norway $1.9 B
  5. Canada $1.5 B
  6. United Kingdom $1.2 B
  7. Germany $1.1 B
  8. Switzerland $993.1 M
  9. Denmark $927.9 M
  10. Spain $818.1 M
  11. Netherlands $768.6 M
  12. Australia $688.5 M
  13. Global Fund $621.9 M
  14. Finland $604.5 M
  15. Italy $579.3 M
  16. Belgium $401.0 M
  17. Ireland $291.5 M
  18. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) $216.5 M
  19. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) $183.6 M
  20. Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) $151.5 M
  21. Japan $151.1 M
  22. United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) $135.7 M
  23. France $108.3 M
  24. Asian Development Bank Special Funds $91.1 M
  25. Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) $87.0 M
  26. M = Millions

Issues

Access to Justice/Equality Before the Law

$1,191,233,886 (5%)
3,996 Grants (5%)

Civic and Political Participation

$3,292,511,084 (15%)
11,292 Grants (13%)

Economic and Labor Rights

$487,336,496 (2%)
2,039 Grants (2%)

Environmental and Resource Rights

$1,880,171,672 (9%)
5,854 Grants (7%)

Equality Rights and Freedom from Discrimination

$2,610,144,435 (12%)
13,414 Grants (16%)

Expression and Information Rights

$154,466,585 (1%)
975 Grants (1%)

Freedom from Violence

$2,789,923,185 (13%)
9,628 Grants (11%)

Health and Well-being Rights

$1,711,481,694 (8%)
4,780 Grants (6%)

Human Rights, General

$3,349,691,360 (15%)
17,125 Grants (20%)

Migration and Displacement

$848,856,187 (4%)
1,702 Grants (2%)

Sexual and Reproductive Rights

$1,194,616,201 (5%)
4,317 Grants (5%)

Social and Cultural Rights

$1,542,002,493 (7%)
5,778 Grants (7%)

Transitional Justice and Peacebuilding

$931,882,509 (4%)
3,363 Grants (4%)

Populations

Children & Youth

$4,894,597,823 (22%)
17,879 Grants (21%)

Human Rights Defenders

$231,155,286 (1%)
1,102 Grants (1%)

Indigenous Peoples

$494,724,126 (2%)
2,956 Grants (4%)

LGBTQI

$181,393,846 (1%)
776 Grants (1%)

Migrants & Refugees

$2,297,436,202 (10%)
4,193 Grants (5%)

People with Disabilities

$500,169,261 (2%)
2,534 Grants (3%)

Sex Workers

$82,614,379 (0%)
942 Grants (1%)

Women & Girls

$5,763,892,180 (26%)
22,789 Grants (27%)

Figures based on analysis of Official Development Assistance compiled by the OECD's Development Assistance Committee. For more information about the methodology, see About page.