corporAID - The Austrian Platform for Business, Development and Global Responsibility (Please Note: Machine Translation)
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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.

Development Cooperation

Not mandatory (yet)

In many countries, the corporate responsibility of internationally active companies is discussed. However, a corresponding initiative in Switzerland recently failed.

Development Cooperation

External aid in plus

Austria is increasing its funding for development cooperation. In addition, a new special representative will be appointed for coordination.

Greenstart & Energy Globe Awards

Environmental stars Made in Austria

Magazine 89 - Winter 2020
"Rebel Meat" with its meat-reduced burger patties, "Traivelling" as the first rail travel agency for climate-friendly travel and "Green Sentinel" with its innovative process for processing ...

New business models

Circle 17: Focus on the SDG

Three intensive days of digital exchange about business models in the light of the global goals for sustainable development (SDG) and the start of new partnerships - the ...

Get Active Social Business Award

GASBA 2020: Shortly before victory

The eight finalists of the “Get active Social Business Award” GASBA 2020 are just before the finish line. Among them, for example, is Sindbad, the young people ...

Josef Ressel Center for Collective Action and Responsible Partnerships

New research center for business cooperation

The challenges of our time can hardly be mastered by companies alone. The newly founded in October at the Vienna University of Applied Sciences of the Vienna Chamber of Commerce ...

ASRA 2020

ASRA 2020: Best reports virtually awarded

These are the eight winners of ASRA 2020 for the best sustainability reports from Austrian companies.

The Asian Aspiration

Asia as a model

Edition 89 - Winter 2020
This book is an appeal to African leaders to emulate the successful Asian development path.

Africa First!

Agenda for Africa

Edition 89 - Winter 2020
In their new book, the authors outline an agenda for sustainable economic development in Africa.

Foreign trade

Hope for 2021

Due to the corona pandemic, Austrian exports and imports are shrinking massively this year. However, individual success stories give hope.