Innovation platform Verbund X Accelerator
300 start-ups have applied to the Verbund X Accelerator innovation platform to fine-tune energy and infrastructure solutions - six promising projects have now been selected.
UN Global Compact
New strategy of the UN Global Compact: Companies should make their progress in corporate responsibility more measurable - and there will be more offers tailored to SMEs.
The Austrian initiative RecycleMich is testing a digital incentive system to increase the collection rate for one-way beverage packaging.
Austrian export award
For the 26th time, the export award was given to domestic companies that have made particular contributions to export and internationalization in recent years.
corporAID: Is sustainability still a niche in the hotel industry or is it already mainstream? Wolfgang M. Neumann: There is definitely a strong trend towards more sustainability in ...
News in brief
In cooperation with the World Bank and Co, Austrian consultants are active in all corners of the world. Find current projects here.
The Austrian Development Agency advances the private sector in developing countries with business partnerships. The funding instrument was used for years to support Austrian companies in particular in poor markets. Now they also want to test new things, as an Africa project by Ashoka Austria shows.
Exactly five years ago, on December 12, 2015, history was made at the climate conference in Paris: Almost all countries in the world came to an agreement ...
The Tyrolean hearing implant manufacturer MED-EL Medical Electronics supports institutions in Bangladesh and the Ivory Coast in developing a wide range of products in the field of hearing health. The Austrian Development Agency is funding the project.
Werner H. Bittner, Umdasch Group Ventures, Martin Engelberg, ÖVP member of the National Council, and Arnold Schuh, WU Vienna, will discuss perspectives of increased economic cooperation with Africa, the potential contribution of local companies and the need to catch up in terms of communication and coordination.
corporAID interview with Peter Bamkole, Enterprise Development Center
corporAID Interview with Hans Joachim Zinnkann, GIZ
corporAID interview with Michael Castle Miller, Refugee Cities
corporAID Interview with Karsten Fülster, IFC
corporAID Interview with Paula Pelaez, UN Business Call to Action
corporAID interview with Robert Mudida, Strathmore Business School
corporAID interview with Michel Botzung, IFC
corporAID Interview with Christopher Palmberg, Tekes