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.

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Web Event Series: Resuming Business in Emerging Markets

July August
The corporAID event series “Resuming business in emerging markets” will offer insights into Latin America, India and South East Asia and discuss how Austrian companies can take opportunities that not only help them to recover more quickly from the crisis, but at the same time have an impact on issues like climate change and sustainable development.

German development cooperation

"Away from the watering can"

The German government wants to start up its bilateral development cooperation again: A radical reduction of the previous partner countries and many individual projects in favor of selected cooperation partners and larger reform programs is planned.

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Doing Business in Africa: Collaboration in the new normality

Vienna, 13. May 2020
The corporAID web-multilogue “Collaboration in the new normality” looked at why it will be worth to rethink economic collaboration between Africa and Europe.

World malaria day

WHO fears that malaria deaths in Africa will double

On the occasion of World Malaria Day, which will be celebrated on April 25, the WHO strongly warns that the corona pandemic could indirectly increase the number of malaria deaths in Africa.

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Doing Business in Africa: Managing the new VUCA world

Vienna, 15. April 2020
The corporAID web-multilogue “Managing the new VUCA world” looked at what European companies can learn from Africa's entrepreneurs with regards to management in times of crisis and anticipation of a challenging future.


Show responsibility

The submission deadline for the Trigos 2020 has been extended: Responsible companies can still submit for the award until May 15th.

Carbon Disclosure Project

Space at the top

181 companies made it onto Carbon Disclosure Project's prestigious "Climate Change A list" this year - including some Austrian companies.

Climate protection commitment in Austria

Climate pact for large companies

The Climate Active Pact of the Federal Ministry for Climate Protection is entering a new round. Large domestic companies are to be brought on board as important allies in order to achieve the Austrian climate targets.

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Doing Business in Africa: Connecting with Start-ups

Vienna, 1. April 2020
The web-multilogue series Doing Business in Africa offers tangible insights into relevant success factors and discusses how entrepreneurs can react and adapt to specific challenges and demands. Connecting with start-ups was part one of this event series, and connected the audience directly with a successful start-up entrepreneur in Kigali, Rwanda.

Who moves Austria

More energy from above

There is much more happening on the roofs of Vienna than can be seen from the street: on a total area of ​​around 500.000 square meters, more than 200 solar power plants are now doing their work under the sun.