How does Brazil quantify Brazilian Cooperation for International Development?

Author: Renato Baumann ,Rafael Schleicher ,Jose Alejandro Barros ,Jhonatan Ferreira ,Priscilla Mayna Santana
Thematic Area: Sustainable development

Abstract:Brazil systematically disseminates data regarding its contribution to international cooperation for development (ICD) in reports titled COBRADI (Brazilian Cooperation for International Development), produced by the Institute for Applied Economic Research (Ipea) on request by the Brazilian Cooperation Agency (ABC) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. COBRADI is a pioneering initiative in Brazil, requiring the development of a specific methodology to quantify direct and indirect expenditures with activities considered as international cooperation.

Keywords:international cooperation for development; SDGs; COVID-19
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Type/Issue:Policy Research Brief/87