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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.

Development Cooperation

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.

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Web event: Resuming Business in Emerging Markets: India

online, October 1, 2020
The corporAID web event "Resuming Business in Emerging Markets: India" shed light on companies' mitigation strategies in times of covid-19 in India and the chances this crisis entails for sustainable development and resilience in the business context.

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Social Engineering

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
Like almost the whole world, Austria has been under the spell of the novel corona virus for six months. Both here and there, governments set and continue to set restrictive ...

Interview

Clear signals

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
Global health expert Kalipso Chalkidou calls for more transparency and care in the current efforts to get a Covid-19 vaccine.

Vaccines in developing countries

Together instead of alone

Issue 88 - Fall 2020
Poor countries face a variety of challenges in immunizing their populations. So that the price of vaccines does not become a stumbling block, actors like the vaccine alliance Gavi rely on bundling the demand from these countries. And also promote a concerted approach to the global distribution of a Covid-19 vaccine instead of national solo efforts.

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Resuming Business in Emerging Markets: Latin America

online, September 2, 2020
The first part of the corporAID webevent-series “Resuming business in emerging markets” offered insights into Latin America and discussed how Austrian companies can take opportunities that not only help them to recover more quickly from the crisis, but at the same time have an impact on issues like climate change and sustainable development.

Interview with Martin Ledolter

More responsibility needs more resources

Issue 87 - summer 2020
Martin Ledolter, Managing Director of the Austrian Development Agency ADA, on the current increase in the Austrian budget for development cooperation, how these funds are also used to combat the corona pandemic in partner countries and the further development of ADA from a funding organization to an implementation organization.