charitable countries, United Nations, Charities Aid Foundation

Giving is not for everyone and, certainly given the current economic climate, charity is not a possibility for many of the world's nations in 2010. Yes, it's a list no country aims to make, but just as MSN profiled the most generous nations on earth, the Charities Aid Foundation has highlighted which parts of the globe have paid the least attention to generosity this year. According to the World Giving Index, here are the five least charitable countries on earth.

*World Giving Index is the percentage of a nation's population that has given time or money to charity, or helped a stranger within the past month.