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

Interview

Old narratives

Issue 94 - spring 2022
According to the Africanist Martin Sturmer, stereotypical images of Africa are based on specific crises.

Economic Partnerships

WiPa: Gaining a foothold in Africa

Issue 94 - spring 2022
For Dutch flower and food plant expert Delphy, sub-Saharan Africa is an important promising market. Several national teams prepare the terrain. The Austrian Development Agency supports a Delphy consultancy project in Kenya.

News in brief

Expertise from Austria for projects in developing countries 2022

Issues 2022
In cooperation with the EU, World Bank and Co, Austrian consultants are active in all corners of the world. Find current projects here.

Reframing Africa: Too much black and white

Issue 94 - spring 2022
Crises, catastrophes, diseases: Despite all the progress made in recent decades, the prevailing image of Africa in this country still has negative connotations - and does not do justice to the diversity of the continent. Why is that - and what can be done about it?

Comment

World Champion

Issue 94 - spring 2022
The Austrian apprenticeship training is considered a successful model. Domestic companies should increasingly offer them abroad.

GG Group CEO Eva Schinkinger: There are enough incentives for sustainability.

Magazine 94 – Spring 2022
In the corporAID interview, Eva Schinkinger, CEO of the cable manufacturer GG Group, talks about the major trends in the global automotive industry.

Urbanization: Islands of Heat

Magazine 94 – Spring 2022
Heat is becoming an increasing health risk for city dwellers. But worldwide, innovative pioneers are declaring war on the urban heat.

raw material from Africa

Marula: Versatile and promising

Issue 94 - spring 2022
Oil obtained from the kernels of the African marula fruit is increasingly being used in care and cosmetic products.

Cool solutions: A few degrees cooler

Magazine 94 – Spring 2022
Because the earth is getting warmer, people need more cooling. Even simple structural measures can help to reduce heat stress.

Comment

Good News

Issue 94 - spring 2022
In March 2022, the United Nations Environment Assembly unanimously decided to draw up a global agreement against plastic waste.

Lost supplier

Jobs for refugees

World Champion

Good News

Africa!

multifaceted

The longstanding Africa correspondent Bartholomäus Grill outlines a multifaceted and thoroughly personal image of Africa.
Frontiers in Social Innovation

Solution (manual) book

"Frontiers in Social Innovation" is a practical and multi-faceted guide for social enterprises.