Brussels EU target for 2010 ODA

Countries: 
Event/initiative: 
Date of commitment: 
May 2005
Related commitment: 
Millennium Development Goal: 
Commitment status: 
Expired

Commitment

A collective EU target for ODA of 0.56 per cent of GNI by 2010.

  • Member States which have not yet reached a level of ODA of 0.51 per cent GNI undertake to reach that level by 2010, while those that are already above that level undertake to sustain their efforts;
  • Member States which have joined the EU after 2002 and that have not reached a level of ODA of 0.17 per cent GNI will strive to increase their ODA to reach that level by 2010, while those that are already above that level undertake to sustain their efforts.

Target

0.56% of GNI by 2010

Progress

0.46% of GNI in 2010 for EU15 countries; data is not available for all the new EU member states

Gap

0.1% of GNI for EU15 countries; data is not available for all the new EU member states

Additionality

Not additional to the UN target for ODA; but additionality to other ODA commitments and targets is not clear.

Data source: 
OECD DAC