Donor scores: Greece
Greece is not included in the overall ranking of this year’s Humanitarian Response Index, as insufficient survey responses were obtained to calculate the qualitative indicators of the index. Based on its scores in quantitative indicators, however, it is classified as Group 2 donor. This classification allows Greece to compare its performance, not only to all other Organisation for Economic Co-operation Development/ Development Assistance Committee (OECD/DAC) donors, but also to a sub-group of donors whose performance is similar. The other Group 2 donors are Australia, Canada, the European Commission, Germany, Ireland, the United Kingdom and the United States. Compared to other OECD/DAC donors, Greece is a below average donors in the five “pillars – groupings of the key concepts of the Principles of Good Humanitarian Donorship, which the donors have committed to respect. The only pillar where it scores above average is Pillar 1 (Responding to needs).