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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Sustainability in Global Supply Chains: Will to Consensus

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Josef Wieland reports on the development of a policy paper on CSR in Germany.

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500 billion banknotes: paper in the luggage

With a million euros cash recently two Germans wanted to fly from Barcelona to Istanbul - and did not get far. Because: cash from 10.000 Euro ...


Sustainability and digitalization

St. Poelten, 10. October 2018
300 participants discussed with experts, company representatives, start-ups and scientists at the CSR day 2018 organized by respACT how digitalization can be used for a livable future. October in St. Pölten.

Who moves Austria

Social Business Award: 89.000 jumpstart

Already to the 12. This year, the "Get Active Social Business Award" will take place - a competition to promote business-worthy social projects, jointly organized by Coca-Cola, ...

Who moves Austria

respACT serves a sustainable summer menu

Business lunch and summer brunch: In July, the CSR company platform respACT hosted three network meetings. The Entrée formed an event in Salzburg on the potential of ...

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Forum Economy & Development 2018

Vienna, 5. September 2018
In the center of the Forum Economy and Development 2018 the Außenwirtschaft Austria were successful business models that make a positive contribution to society and the environment in developing countries.

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Bloomberg New Energy Finance: 1.000 GW milestone

The global installed output of solar and wind energy has exceeded the 1.000 gigawatt mark this year, according to analyzes by Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Noteworthy: 90 percent ...

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Silk Road study

With the Belt-and-Road-Initiative, China wants to create a new economic area from Western China to Central Europe. The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies is engaged in a new ...

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Municipal development with funding from the Asian Development Bank

Uzbekistan In Uzbekistan, the Asian Development Bank is promoting the modernization of waste management: from the nationwide roll-out of system waste collection through to energetic waste recycling. The Viennese consultant GWCC-Interival ...

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New SDG guide

The United Nations Sustainable Development Agenda, launched at the beginning of 2016, is being driven forward with Impetus, and its economic potential will increase, according to a report published at the beginning of 2017 entitled "Better Business, ...