Abbreviations and acronyms

AAAA

Addis Ababa Action Agenda

AfDB

African Development Bank

AIDS

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

AsDB

Asian Development Bank

BIO

Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries

BMI-SBI

Société Belge d’Investissement International

BMGF

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

CDB

Caribbean Development Bank

CAGR

Compounded annual growth rate

CDC

CDC Group Plc, formerly the Commonwealth Development Corporation

CIV

Collective investment vehicle

COFIDES

Compañía Española de Financiación del Desarrollo

CRS

Creditor Reporting System

CSO

Civil society organisation

DAC

Development Assistance Committee

DFI

Development finance institution

DFID

Department for International Development

DRM

Domestic resource mobilisation

EBRD

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

EIB

European Investment Bank

ESS

Environmental and social standard

EU

European Union

FC

Fragile context

FDI

Foreign direct investment

FMO

Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V.

G20

Group of Twenty

GDP

Gross domestic product

GEEREF

Global Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Fund

GCF

Green Climate Fund

GEF

Global Environment Facility

GPG

Global public good

HIPC

Heavily indebted poor country

HIV

Human immunodeficiency virus

IATI

International Aid Transparency Initiative

IADB

Inter-American Development Bank

IDA

International Development Association

IBRD

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

ICT

Information and Communication Technologies

IFC

International Finance Corporation

ILO

International Labour Organisation

IMF

International Monetary Fund

IsDB

Islamic Development Bank

ITC

International Trade Centre

LDC

Least developed country

LIC

Low-income country

LLDC

Landlocked developing country

LMIC

Lower middle-income country

MDB

Multilateral development bank

M&E

Monitoring and evaluation

MENA

Middle East and North Africa

MIGA

Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency

NGO

Non-governmental organisation

ODA

Official development assistance

ODC

Other developing country

ODF

Official development finance

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OeEB

Oesterreichische Entwicklungsbank AG

OOF

Other official flows

OPIC

Overseas Private Investment Corporation

PD/GG

Participatory development and good governance

PEPFAR

President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

PSD

Private sector development

PSE

Private sector engagement

RMNCH

Reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health

SDG

Sustainable Development Goal

SEGIB

Secretaría General Iberoamericana

SIDA

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency

SIDICSS

Sistema Integrado de Datos de Iberoamérica sobre Cooperación Sur-Sur y Triangular

SIDS

Small island developing state

SIFEM

Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets

SIMEST

Società Italiana per le Imprese all’Estero

SME

Small and medium-sized enterprise

SSC

South-South co-operation

STI

Science, technology and innovation

TA

Technical assistance

TC

Triangular co-operation

TOSSD

Total official support for sustainable development

UAE

United Arab Emirates

UN

United Nations

UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme

UNHCR

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UMIC

Upper middle-income country

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

UNDS

United Nations Development System

UNICEF

United Nations Children’s Fund

USAID

United States Agency for International Development

USD

United States dollar

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