How to cite this publication:

Guillaume Nicaise (2020). Covid-19 and donor financing. Minimising corruption risks while ensuring efficiency. Bergen: Chr. Michelsen Institute (U4 Brief 2020:10)

With the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, development aid and donor agencies face new challenges. They have to deliver essential products and financial assistance in a short time frame to help developing states to cope with the current economic, health and societal crisis. This short time frame presents new corruption risks, as partners may rely on funding modalities that differ from their regular financing cycles.