G-8 Deuville Summit commitment

Event/initiative: 
Date of commitment: 
May 2011

Commitment

Pledge to improve accountability and transparency of aid information. Reaffirmed meeting ODA commitments made at the 2010 MDG Summit and the L'Aquila commitments to food security.

Target

No numerical targets set.

Progress

N/A

Gap

No numerical targets were set thus it is difficult to measure a gap.

Additionality

See OECD DAC Recommendation on Good Pledging Practices for commitment to increase accountability ad transparency. Mutual accountability and transparency are also principles of effective aid under the Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness and Accra Agenda for Action.

See the Summit Declaration here