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

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Issue 90 - spring 2021
When politicians big and small alike speak of supposedly important issues, they like to add attributes such as green, global or digital to them. Which gives...

Humanitarian aid: increased

Issue 90 - spring 2021
Breakthrough for Austrian humanitarian aid? The federal government has increased the funds significantly. In an international comparison, however, the need to catch up is still great.

Sustainable hotels: check-in with a clear conscience

Issue 90 - spring 2021
The modern building complex made of steel, glass and lava rock sits enthroned on the edge of an old volcanic crater, in the middle of nowhere. On a clear day, from here ...

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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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Level playing field

Issue 90 - spring 2021
Soft Law or Hard Law? The main thing is that everyone has the same rules!

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Expertise from Austria for projects in developing countries

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In cooperation with the World Bank and Co, Austrian consultants are active in all corners of the world. Find current projects here.

Economic Partnerships

Window for innovation

Issue 90 - spring 2021
The Austrian Development Agency advances the private sector in developing countries with business partnerships. The funding instrument was used for years to support Austrian companies in particular in poor markets. Now they also want to test new things, as an Africa project by Ashoka Austria shows.

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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...

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Corporate cooperation with Impact

Issue 90 - spring 2021
Katharina Jarmai, Senior Researcher at the Josef Ressel Center of the Vienna University of Applied Sciences der WKW, on the added value of multi-stakeholder cooperation in the crisis - and beyond.

New networks

Issue 90 - spring 2021
Interview with Hans Joachim Zinnkann, Senior Project Manager for GIZ in the Lab of Tomorrow project, about success factors and future visions.

Islands for Austria

More ambition asked

Incentive to collect

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The authors explore what Africa can learn from Asia.

Asia as a model

This book is an appeal to African leaders to emulate the successful Asian development path.
The authors draft an agenda for development in Africa.

Agenda for Africa

In their new book, the authors outline an agenda for sustainable economic development in Africa.