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News in brief

You can read the latest short news from the area of ​​business and development here. The focus is on current developments in national and international development, trade and economic policy as well as current topics and events relating to sustainability and corporate responsibility.

Trigos 2021


Trigos: the pioneers in 2021

Whether food rescue app, plastic recycling or learning workshop - the TRIGOS 2021 went to exciting entrepreneurial initiatives.
CSR day 2021

CSR day 2021

Digital sustainability

The 21th CSR Day will take place on October 16st under the title “Digi for SDG - The new DNA for the economy”.
Machines for Nairobi


Machines for Nairobi

The fittings manufacturer Blum and the state of Vorarlberg support the carpenter training in Nairobi, Kenya.
Plates instead of bins

Plates instead of bins

Price for food savers

The ideas competition “Plate instead of a bin” brings companies to the curtain that are committed to saving food.

The current number

Above the clouds

More than 7.500 satellites fly over the earth, a few are also on the move on behalf of African countries.
OeKB bonds are used for renewable energy projects.

OeKB bonds

Excellent bonds

The first two Sustainability Bonds from Oesterreichische Kontrollbank OeKB have met with great interest from investors - and also bring fresh capital to the Oesterreichische Entwicklungsbank OeEB for sustainable projects.
The Kofi Annan Award is in the starting blocks.

Kofi Annan Award

African solutions

The Kofi Annan Award for Innovations in Africa is in the starting blocks - a new initiative with which the Federal Chancellery would like to intensify Austrian-African relations.
Africa's air traffic on the upswing


Africa on the radar

Many airlines are expanding their plans to include destinations in Africa - good news for Africa's troubled tourism industry.
Sustainable cocoa

Choco Changer

Fairtrade cocoa is booming

Discount giant Hofer is increasingly relying on Fairtrade cocoa.
Pollution in Indonesia

Plastic pollution

Get out of the environment

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