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Meshram is also on the friends list of Chandrashekhar, tearing, Highlighted arrows inform the passenger about the direction in which the train is going. budget,emerging donor?having started development assistance to neighbouring Bhutan only a couple of years after Independenceat a time when India was itself struggling to deal with its massive poverty and other social issuesas well as the horrors of Partition With the addition of the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme in the 1960sIndias development assistance focused on training and capacity building in partner countries and was able to leverage an entire generation of Indian-trained civil servants from numerous countries into friendly bilateral relationsas well as support for Indias views in multilateral fora For examplenearly 700 Ethiopianslargely civil servants (but including the current prime minister)have received training to date under the ITEC programme The Ethiopian government has repeatedly stated that India is among its preferred partners and it supports Indias bid for a seat on the UN Security Council While Indias development assistance has increased markedly since 2000it remains moderate in relation to the countrys size and growing stature Between 2003-04 and the new 2013-14 budgetIndias development assistance increased fourfoldfrom Rs 1749 crore to Rs 7019 crore annually Much of this increase in development funding went to Afghanistan where Indiawith a total commitment of around Rs 11000 croreis the fifth-largest bilateral donor India has also provided increased assistance to other neighbouring countriessuch as Bhutan and Myanmarand has given some grants to several African countries Over the past two yearsdevelopment assistance as a percentage of total government expenditures has grown from 027 per cent to 042 per cent Yetthis soft power tool of foreign policy is still below half a per cent of the budgetand is dwarfed when compared to spending on hard poweras defence accounts for over 12 per cent of the estimated government spending in this year Faced with such budget limitsin 2004 India came up with an innovative development assistance tool: government-subsidised and Exim Bank-managed Lines of Credit These credit lines have grown tremendously While Indias 2013-14 budget allocation for development assistance is about Rs 7000 crorethe current open Lines of Credit total around Rs 50000 crore Building on the Indian idea of a two-way partnership for developmentLines of Credit are structured in a mutually beneficial way They enable partner countries to avail of the large funds the bank is able to raise in the international debt market Because the Indian government subsidises the interest ratespartner countries get access to credit at below market rates India benefits by having a new development assistance tool and larger foreign policy leverage that is not limited by its government budget Alsosince these credits are largely tied to goods and service provision by Indian firmsthey help open markets for Indian business For examplethe 2010 US$1 billion credit line to Bangladesh has been offered way below market interest rateswhile 75 per cent of the credit is tied to Indian imports In January 2012India also took a large step towards coordinating and streamlining its development assistance with the formation of the development partnership administration (DPA) within the MEA The DPA is tasked with coordinating and administering all development assistanceparticularly grants and technical assistancethough development policy decisions remain with the MEAs respective country divisions India today undoubtedly has more resources and tools to strengthen its development partnerships Yetgiven Indias rising regional and global role as a development partnerthese resources are still moderate The MEA remains notoriously understaffedwith the size of its diplomatic corps comparable to that of Singapore a country with a population size one-third that of Delhi And the diplomatic staff hiring and training processes remain woefully inadequate Fully harnessing this potential will requireto paraphrase the External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshidmore investments in human capitalcapacity-building and financial resources The writerdirector of Indian Development Cooperation Research and visiting fellowCentre for Policy Researchis associate professor of government at the College of William & MaryUS For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News its Botad convener Dilip Sabva and spokesperson Manoj Panara were among those booked on Sunday. The sub-inspector, educational institutions and central and state legislatures. why are they are not skinning the dead cows themselves?

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