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12 June 2023

LNOB assessment in Nepal: Data landscaping in Simta municipality

This report, co-produced with BASE, draws on DI's data landscaping work in Simta, Nepal. It explains how to improve the data ecosystem to leave no one behind.

Data tool
16 June 2023

Indirect costs for local and national partners: UN agencies and INGOs policy and practice mapping

These tables summarise the current policies and practices of several UN agencies, international non-governmental organisations (INGOs) and Red Cross Red Crescent organisations around the provision of overheads or indirect costs for local and national partners.

20 June 2023

Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2023

The Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2023 assesses the international financing response to crisis. Development Initiatives finds that more needs went unmet in 2022 than ever before.

Data tool
20 June 2023

Global humanitarian assistance: crisis, funding and need

Four interactive charts let you explore global levels of crisis, vulnerability and need, the largest donors of international humanitarian assistance and how humanitarian financing is delivered.

29 June 2023

FCDO’s aid spending for nutrition: 2021

The latest data on the UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO)’s aid spending to improve nutrition, with breakdowns by country recipient and sector.

Data tool
30 June 2023

Tracking aid and other international development finance in real time

This interactive data tool lets you track commitments and disbursements of aid and other global development finance between January 2018 and April 2023.

3 July 2023

UK aid trends in a challenging global context

Government aid cuts and converging global crises have had a substantial impact on the UK's ability to deliver on its development goals. In this briefing, we contextualise and analyse trends in UK ODA over the past decade.

15 September 2023

Time for Global Public Investment: Leaders and experts rethink sustainable development finance

This report, produced by the Global Public Investment Network with support from DI, brings together eminent economists, government agencies and leaders in climate and health envision Global Public Investment’s potential. How might it unlock more and better funding to achieve our common goals?

19 September 2023

International finance flows 2000–2021

While ODA is an important source of funding for many low- and middle-income countries, it is often one of several significant flows. This factsheet looks at trends in finance flows to ODA-eligible countries from 2000 onwards, focusing particularly on the international financing landscape in 2021.