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OECD Development Co‑operation Peer Reviews

The OECD's Development Assistance Committee (DAC) conducts peer reviews of individual members once every five to six years. A DAC member since only 2016, Hungary has achieved impressive growth in its official development assistance (ODA)
Table Of Contents
Intro -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations and acronyms -- Annual average exchange rate: 1 USD = HUF -- Executive summary -- The DAC's recommendations to Hungary -- Findings and recommendations -- Introduction and context -- Introduction -- Hungary's domestic context: Opportunities to enhance development co-operation in a shifting external environment -- Since joining the DAC, Hungary has invested continuously in development co-operation -- The external environment presents both opportunities and risks -- Policy framework and financing: ODA has expanded significantly in line with priorities -- Guidance would help operationalise the legal and political foundations of Hungary's co-operation -- Hungary has established a solid legal and policy basis for its co-operation -- The next key step would be to develop implementation guidance -- ODA growth has been impressive -- planning and reporting could be improved -- ODA has increased fourfold since 2010 -- Hungary faces challenges in planning and reporting ODA -- ODA allocations are aligned with priorities but dispersed across countries and projects -- Hungary has increased bilateral ODA for its priority sectors and regions -- …But allocations are geographically dispersed across many projects -- The development co-operation system: Hungary has many opportunities to deepen institutional and stakeholder collaboration -- Hungary's reorganisation could increase the effectiveness and efficiency of its development co-operation -- The various actors and instruments are not fully co-ordinated -- The reorganisation and enhanced role of the agency can strengthen the capacity and co-ordination of the co-operation system -- Hungary could do more on systematic stakeholder and public consultation and greater development awareness -- Hungary can gain from more systematic consultation with stakeholders
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non fiction
1st ed.
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1 online resource (65 pages)
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