Click the links below to read MFAN-produced materials about the importance of foreign assistance reform:


New era for reform

More Than 100 Endorsers Agree: These Principles Should Guide Country Transitions from Aid to Partnership
Principles for Strategic Transitions for Development Aid
MFAN Co-Chairs: Redesign Consensus – A Plan for U.S. Assistance
– More Than 170 Endorsers Agree: Effectiveness Principles Should Guide Foreign Aid Reform
MFAN Co-Chairs – Discussion Draft: A New Foreign Aid Architecture Fit for Purpose
– Guiding Principles for Effective U.S. Assistance
– Aid Matters Fact Sheet
– Make Aid Go Further: A Brief for Congress and the President
– Deliver More with U.S. Development Cooperation: A Proposal for the Next President
– Modernizing U.S. Foreign Assistance: Principles for 2016 Campaigns

Pillars of aid effectiveness: Ownership & Accountability
– Pillars of Effective U.S. Assistance: Recommendations for Accountability & Ownership
– MFAN & The Lugar Center – From Evidence to Learning: Recommendations to Improve U.S. Foreign Assistance Evaluation
Principles of Public Sector Domestic Resource Mobilization
– Metrics for Implementing Country Ownership
– Aid Effectiveness: The Role of Transparency
– Why Do We Need Foreign Assistance Evaluations?

Legacy of reform: MFAN Policy Papers 2014 – 2016
– ACCOUNTdown to 2017: Progress Report Summer 2015 – Winter 2016
– Charting the Course: A Bipartisan Legacy of Modernizing Foreign Assistance
– ACCOUNTdown to 2017: Strengthening a Bipartisan Legacy of Modernizing Foreign Assistance
– The Way Forward: A Reform Agenda for 2014 and Beyonds

Elevating development
– Open Letter to the President: Nominate a Permanent USAID Administrator
– Dear U.S. Senate: Confirm Gayle Smith as USAID Administrator
– More Than 200 Endorsers Agree: Mr. President, Foreign Aid Reform is Within Reach

Reform 101
– Why Reform Matters in Today’s Budget Landscape
Former MFAN Co-Chairs in Politico: The Facts on Foreign Aid
– 10 Reasons Conservatives Must Support Aid Reform, Oct. 2010
– Top Business Leaders Call for More Effective Development
Aid Reform that Works: Success Stories

From the archives
– Key Benchmarks for Effectively Implementing the President’s Development Policy
Former MFAN Co-Chairs in Devex: It’s Time to Finish the Job on Foreign Aid Reform
– From Policy to Practice: Maximizing the Impact and Accountability of U.S. Global Development Efforts
– An Open Letter on the Importance of Foreign Assistance Reform
Catalyzing Country Ownership: Implementation and Procurement Reform
– A New Approach for U.S. Assistance in a Changing Middle East
– Building a Modern Approach: Second Term Priorities for Global Development
– New Day, New Way: U.S Foreign Assistance for the 21st Century
– Standards for Global Development Legislation in the 112th Congress: Advancing the Foreign Assistance Reform Agenda