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Sophie Langer-Hansel, corporAID team

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Thought further

Sophie Langer-Hansel, corporAID
Issue 92 - Fall 2021
Companies are the key to sustainable development in many areas - reason enough to involve them heavily in development projects.

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Due diligence in the supply chain pays off

Mario Micelli
Issue 92 - Fall 2021
Mario Micelli, Austrian National Contact Point for the OECD Guidelines, on the benefits of due diligence in the supply chain.
Christoph Eder, corporAID team

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perspectives

Christoph Eder, corporAID
Issue 92 - Fall 2021
At the beginning of August, the Austrian Federal Chancellery launched a new award. The award is given to young African companies that, with their business model, contribute to the global goals for sustainable ...
Frederik Schäfer, corporAID

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Failed

Frederik Schäfer, corporAID
Issue 92 - Fall 2021
In the United States, the country's security interests are the overriding goal in most policy areas, defined by the White House and the Pentagon. Also implemented ...
Katharina Kainz-Traxler, corporAID team

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unsolved

Katharina Kainz-Traxler, corporAID
Issue 92 - Fall 2021
Today plastic can be found everywhere: in meadows, forests, rivers and seas. The progressive plasticization of our environment has many causes, from wasteful use to ...
Sophie Langer-Hansel, corporAID team

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Better on site

Sophie Langer-Hansel, corporAID
Issue 91 - summer 2021
Not only among the first holidaymakers, but also economically, a corona recovery is slowly emerging. The fact that the International Monetary Fund is forecasting growth for the eurozone suggests ...
Frederik Schäfer, corporAID

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Out of Africa

Frederik Schäfer, corporAID
Issue 91 - summer 2021
Fortunately, today you no longer have to put Meryl Streep and Robert Redford under the Kenyan umbrella acacia or the Colombian Shakira Cameroonian verses ("Waka Waka") ...
Katharina Kainz-Traxler, corporAID team

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Build forward

Katharina Kainz-Traxler, corporAID
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 ...
Christoph Eder, corporAID team

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distribution

Christoph Eder, corporAID
Issue 91 - summer 2021
Usually the directors-general of the specialized agencies of the United Nations are only known to established connoisseurs of international politics. This applies to Messrs. Qu and ...

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How companies can create SDG impact

Shruti Athavale
Issue 91 - summer 2021
Athavale Shruti, Assistant Manager Sustainability Services at KPMG Austria, on entrepreneurial SDG impact.