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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 10: Reduced Inequality


In international relations, aid is – from the perspective of governments – a voluntary transfer of resources from one country to another.

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Organizations relating to Aid

SAARC Surgical Care Society / Peradeniya, Sri Lanka / Est. 1996
The Reality Of Aid / Quezon City, Philippines
International Clinical Epidemiology Network - Asia / Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Action for Post-Soviet Jewry / Waltham MA, USA / Est. 1975
Healthcare Infection Society / London, UK / Est. 1980
Medico International - Aid in Developing Countries / Est. 1968
TransWorld Development Initiatives / Brentwood MD, USA
Pastors for Peace / New York NY, USA / Est. 1988
Humanitarian Aid Network for Distribution / Tuen Mun, Hong Kong
Polish Humanitarian Action / Warsaw, Poland / Est. 1992
Association francophone des utilisateurs de la Classification Internationale des Soins Primaires / Beauvoir-sur-Mer, France
Africa Humanitarian Action / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia / Est. 1994
Marine Emergency Mutual Aid Centre / Manama, Bahrain / Est. 1982
Horizontal Technical Cooperation Group of Latin America and the Caribbean on HIV/AIDS / Panama, Panama
International Federation of Fertility Societies / Mount Royal NJ, USA / Est. 1951
People in Need / Prague, Czech Rep / Est. 1992
Cosmetics Europe - The Personal Care Association / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1962
Servants of Charity / Rome, Italy / Est. 1908
Computer Aid International / London, UK
ICASO / Toronto ON, Canada / Est. 1990
European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1980
VISION 2020 - The Right to Sight / London, UK / Est. 1999
SurfAid international / Avalon, Australia / Est. 2000
International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association / Royal Oak MI, USA / Est. 1987
European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine / Milan, Italy / Est. 1993

View all profiles (237 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Aid

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Reverse flow of financial aid
Overuse of industrial subsidies
Inadequate welfare services for the aged
Exploitation of dependence on food aid
Limited country capacity to absorb foreign aid
Environmental poverty
Corruption and mismanagement of foreign aid
Ineffective emergency relief distribution
Denial of access to people in need

Action Strategies relating to Aid

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Providing emergency humanitarian aid
Coordinating disaster relief assistance
Assessing development assistance

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