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Since 2003, corporAID has been reporting on business-oriented development cooperation and how to create innovative solutions for sustainable global development through corporate responsibility.

Choco Changer

Fairtrade cocoa is booming

Discount giant Hofer is increasingly relying on Fairtrade cocoa.

Plastic pollution

Get out of the environment

The waste disposal initiative Project STOP founded by Borealis and Systemiq in Indonesia will be continued.

Ideas platform

Make sustainability tangible

This year's Sustainability Action Days have the motto "Realizing global goals for sustainable development together: actively shape your future!"

New series

The climate on the screen

Austria's largest private TV station group, ProSiebenSat.1 Puls 4, offers well-founded facts about climate change with the new series of climate heroes.

The Spirit of Green

Green in spirit

Issue 91 - summer 2021
William D. Nordhaus shows how one can best meet global challenges with “green thinking”.

Planet Palm

Fatal fat

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Jocelyn C. Zuckerman describes in a short and interesting way how palm oil became the most widely used vegetable oil on earth.

Cotonou follow-up agreement

Partnership 2.0

The multi-year negotiations for the Cotonou follow-up agreement between the EU states and 79 countries from Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific region have been concluded.

guest commentary

How companies can create SDG impact

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Athavale Shruti, Assistant Manager Sustainability Services at KPMG Austria, on entrepreneurial SDG impact.

Greenstart initiative

Climate pioneers wanted

Selected start-ups are supported by the Climate and Energy Fund in developing sustainable business models. Meanwhile, Viennese companies can submit projects for the city's sustainability award until September 10th.

Crowd4Climate platform

Climate protection from 250 euros

The Austrian Crowd4Climate platform handles loans for energy and climate protection projects - also for small investors from 250 euros. Two current campaigns are dedicated to renewable energies in Africa.