recipient-country

iati-activities/iati-activity/recipient-country

This is the reference page for the XML element recipient-country. See also the relevant overview page: Geography

Definition

A partner country that will benefit from this activity. This element is primarily for administrative and geopolitical purposes. If a specific country is not known, the activity report can use the recipient-region element instead. For geographical location, use the location element.

For the value of the @code attribute, see http://iatistandard.org/codelists/country

Attributes

@code

Machine readable code for the entity being described. The value should be available on a related codelist.

This value must be of type xsd:string.

This value should be on the Country codelist.

@percentage

The percentage of the budget allocated to this item. Content must be a positive decimal number between 0 and 100, with no percentage sign. In version 1.03 of the IATI Standard this value became designated as a decimal value and no longer as a positive integer.

This value must be of type xsd:decimal.

@xml:lang

ISO 2 letter code specifying the language of text in this element.

This value must be on the Language codelist.

Example Usage

Example recipient-country with relevant Country code:

  <recipient-country code="AF" />

When multiple recipient-country are declared, then the percentage values should sum to 100% for the specific iati-activity:

  <recipient-country code="AF" percentage="50" />
  <recipient-country code="AL" percentage="50" />

Additionally, the name of the Country can also be declared:

<recipient-country code="AF">Afghanistan</recipient-country>

Changelog

1.03

Where used, the percentage attribute is now designated as a decimal value and no longer as a positive Integer

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