Nov 11, 2013 The Philippines is reeling and thousands are presumed dead after a massive typhoon hit over the weekend. While relief efforts are underway, they may be undercut by the 7.2 earthquake that hit the Philippines last month.
Aug 20, 2013 Besides direct financial aid that the U.S. provides Egypt, the U.S. military also helps educate Egyptian military officers.
Aug 19, 2013 The upheaval in Egypt is terrible for the Egyptian economy, but some countries and companies remain.
Jul 5, 2013 How the Egyptian military’s takeover is viewed could have financial consequences. A federal law calls for cutting aid to a country where the military deposes a democratically elected government.
Sep 25, 2012 Conservative nonprofit Let Freedom Ring attacks Obama for providing military aid to countries that use child soldiers.
Jul 19, 2012 China held a forum with African leaders today, offering $20 billion in loans to countries throughout the continent over the next three years. The pledge almost doubles China's previous aid to Africa, strengthening a relationship that has attracted a lot of criticism from the West.
Feb 6, 2012 Kenya has received international aid for years, but life remains bleak for many. Donors are getting smarter about how to channel their giving.
Jan 4, 2012 Many experts suggest the global aid community – including the largest donor, the United States – responded too late to the famine in the Horn of Africa.
Nov 30, 2011 In South Korea today, UN Secretary Ban Ki-moon warned rich countries not to shortchange their international aid programs as they cut their budgets.