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Katharina Kainz-Traxler

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Katharina Kainz-Traxler has been writing for corporAID Magazine since 2006. Before that, the graduate of the Vienna University of Economics and Business was for two years editorial member of an Austrian weekly magazine.

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Build forward

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Since the 2015 SDGs for Sustainable Development were adopted in 17, a team led by US economist Jeffrey Sachs has been getting to work every year ...

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Baobab: Africa's superfruit

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Africa's imposing baobab trees thrive in harsh conditions and can live for more than a thousand years. Its vitamin and fiber-rich fruits - in powder form - are being consumed more and more frequently in Europe and the USA. But baobab has not yet made its big market breakthrough.

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If Oprah Winfrey pushes baobab, we're ready!

Issue 91 - summer 2021
Gus Le Breton, Chairman of the African Baobab Alliance, wants to help baobab products achieve a global breakthrough.

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Cryptos are very popular

Technology-savvy users in Africa or Asia like to use digital coins as an alternative to traditional national currencies.

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Andreas Blüthner: doing nothing is not an option

Issue 91 - summer 2021
The number of malnourished people has increased due to Covid-19, warns Andreas Blüthner, director of nutrition at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Micronutrient Deficiencies: Full is not enough

Issue 91 - summer 2021
The fight against hunger is about more than filling the plates with filling calories. The "Nutrition for Growth" campaign year draws attention to the fact that the problem of hidden hunger also needs to be addressed as a matter of urgency.

Sustainable hotels

Check-in with a clear conscience

Issue 90 - spring 2021
Even if tourism is going through tough times, sooner or later the travel engine will kick in again. Industry experts expect that travelers will pay more attention to sustainability when making bookings in the future. This is not the only reason why the global hotel industry should seriously consider the issue.

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Sustainability in the hotel industry: local impact, global power

Issue 90 - spring 2021
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 ...

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Shrinking forest

It is finely grained, hard and resistant and ideally suited for the construction of instruments and furniture: rosewood is considered the "ivory of the forest" ...

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Values ​​that count

Issue 90 - spring 2021
We still learn that the gross domestic product (GDP) is the "total value of all goods, goods and services that a country produces within a year". Fine...