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Foreign Aid In the current situation from 2009-present, international assistance has been expanding its scope but it still has many problems such as corruption, inefficiency in progress or poor management and delay in helping. Last few decade problems with foreign aid are caused not only by incompetence or corruption but also related to itself complex machinery which has been trying to developed aid to transmit from donor to recipient. In addition, there are still poor and waste in aid because the corruption by the recipient government because to aid cannot go to help poor people who really need and want it most (Lappe,Collin,Rosset 1981 9). This essay will examine both of corruption and inefficiencies of assistance and give some suggestion such as they should be a committee of country’s revenue and expenditure, or aid system should be provides transparent and can be verified easily(Demon McNeil 1981 36) followed by evaluation for the best solution to solve a problems As we already knew that, now aids has come from many ways such as food aids, military assistances but the most important aid that is often a serious problem is a financial assistance. Financial aids are usually corrupted by national governments, who have been helped by the donor countries the corruptions always start at the beginning of the aid processes. In addition corruptions are likely to arise in situation where resources are transferred with substantial discretion without accountabilities to the decision maker, in other words, when there are rents to be appropriated (J.Tavares 2003 99-106). From the recent research has established conclusively that aid flows follow cultural and historic ties rather than needs or merits. (Alesina and Dollar 2002) Money often is embezzled away by the government agencies who assigned to oversee financial matters cause a huge project often fail or stuck which…...

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