Public Opinion Research, Global Education and Development Cooperation Reform: In Search of a Virtuous Circle

McDonnell, I.; Solignac Lecomte, H.& Wegimont, L. Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Development Centre. Working Paper #222

Summary of trends on public opinion and international development co-operation in OECD DAC member countries: i) Public support in OECD DAC member countries for helping poor countries has remained consistently high for almost two decades: there is no aid fatigue; ii) Donations from the public to development and emergency NGOs have been increasing, mostly in reaction to emergencies and natural disasters in developing countries.