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Summit for a New Global Financial Pact

This week world leaders from rich countries and global majority countries meet in Paris to try to broker a new compact on global finance, balancing climate, economic development and ending poverty. The sums needed are huge. ODI will be in Paris for the Macron-Mottley-hosted talks, to contribute to the discussions.

This page contains our latest research and resources on some of the most pressing and difficult issues at the Summit.

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Think Change podcast: how can we build a just financial relationship between Global North and Global South?

This episode asks what can realistically be expected from the Paris Summit, and what is at stake if it doesn't deliver on its promises.
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Indebted: how to support countries heavily reliant on oil and gas revenues to secure long-term prosperity

New research explores the relationship between oil and gas dependency and a country’s debt burden, where repayments are reliant on fossil fuel revenues.

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Reforming multilateral development banks

Financing climate resilience

A fair share of resilience finance for Small Island Developing States

This paper provides clear evidence of the gap between vulnerability and allocation of climate and development finance in Small Island Developing States.

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Principled Aid Index

Principled Aid Index 2023: In a weaponised world, smart development power is not dead

Our newly updated Principled Aid Index uncovers the true intentions behind donors' aid spending and tracks their performance across the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Our team at the summit