China tops new donor list as poorer countries enter 'age of choice' in development finance

In a rapidly growing donor environment, China has become the biggest nontraditional donor at the country level to some of the world's poorest countries over the last few years, according to a report released by the Overseas Development Institute.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.