domestic resource mobilisation

ODA for domestic resource mobilisation: Is it working?


Domestic public resources are widely recognised as one of the most important sources of financing for developing countries to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Equally, the important part that official development assistance (ODA) can play in helping to strengthen and scale up domestic resource mobilisation for development is well understood. This has led to […]

Three ways to help strengthen domestic resource mobilisation in low-income countries


At its 2018 spring meetings, the International Monetary Fund delivered a stark assessment about the current state of domestic resource mobilisation (DRM) in low income countries: While commodity exporting low income countries have seen their revenues drop since 2014 due to lower commodity prices, low income countries generally are also in worse financial positions. This […]