콘텐츠 바로가기
로그인
컨텐츠

Category Open

Resources

tutorial

Collection of research papers and materials on development issues

home

Resources
Official Aid Public Administration

Print

Korea's ODA policy for fragile states in Asia

Related Document
Frame of Image reased attention has been placed on fragile states, where most people live under the poverty line. Because the SDGs focus more on marginalized people, it will become necessary to address issues concerning fragile and conflict-affected countries.
Major donors have recognized the importance
of supporting fragile states since the 1990s. They have each established strategies on fragility, and incorporated it into their country assistance strategies. Such emphasis on supporting fragile states was placed in order to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). However, 43% of the world’s impoverished population still leads a life in fragile states, and poverty is expected to become more concentrated in those countries by 2030. Therefore, the international community should invest more efforts into reducing poverty and meeting development needs in fragile or conflict-affected countries using multidimensional policy measures on fragility.
tries for 2016-2020. Eight of these countries are categorized as fragile states, and five of them are in Asia: Bangladesh, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Korea plans to establish a new Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for priority partner countries in 2016. It is necessary to establish cooperation strategies in order to find a way to incorporate fragility issues within the CPS. This study focuses on fragile states in Asia and suggests policy implications on how Korea should prepare a strategy that supports fragile states.
Definition a


Full Text
Title Korea's ODA policy for fragile states in Asia
Similar Titles
Material Type Reports
Author(English)

Kwon, Yul; Lee, Sang Mi; Yoo, Aila

Publisher

[Sejong, Korea]:Korea Institute for International Economic Policy

Date 2016-08
Journal Title; Vol./Issue World Economy Brief:vol. 6(no. 20)
Pages 7
Subject Country South Korea(Asia and Pacific)
Language English
File Type Documents
Original Format pdf
Subject Official Aid < Public Administration
Holding KIEP