Dependence of countries on foreign aid

Other Names:
Dependence of countries on official assistance

[Small island developing states] Island developing countries, because they are small and prone to natural disasters, have economies particularly susceptible to to sudden shocks, especially in their external sectors. This makes many of them incapable of being economically viable in present circumstances and therefore inherently dependent on foreign aid.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST