1 Financial assistance consists, in a flow of interventions, in kind or in cash, as intergovernmental grants and subsidized loans, whose aim is the improvement of the conditions of countries requesting external economic and financial support, ie mainly developing countries. The most common notions of aid are overseas development finance (‘ODF’) and overseas development assistance (‘ODA’). Conceptually, financial assistance is focused on bank loans and guarantees of specific projects, differing from technical assistance whose programmes cover a much larger set of...
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