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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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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 ...

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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 ...

60 years of USAID: A question of size

Issue 92 - Fall 2021
The US state development agency USAID is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. With its enormous budget, it was able to achieve great effects in the past decades, especially in the health sector. For the new boss, the increased involvement of local partners is a major challenge.

Increased presence

Issue 92 - Fall 2021
For Michele Sumilas, head of the USAID planning office, the involvement of the private sector is of paramount importance.

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Out of Africa

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") ...

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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.

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External aid in plus

Austria is increasing its funding for development cooperation. In addition, a new special representative will be appointed for coordination.

corporAID conference

Web event: Global Green Recovery

online, January 26th and 27th, 2021
This year's corporAID conference focuses on what global green recovery can look like in emerging and developing countries and what opportunities arise for Austrian companies.