In order to provide optimum services for our partner countries and Austria, integrity and professionalism are prerequisites. The comprehensive precautions of the Austrian Development Cooperation for preventing and combating corruption include the ADA Code of Conduct, anti-corruption clauses in ADA contracts and the institution of information contact points.

Integrity agents

In the event of justified suspicion of violations of the Code of Conduct or contracts, ADA employees should approach their superior. Information can also be addressed to the authorised agents Mrs Christa Schwarz and Mrs Katharina Windisch via the e-mail address This e-mail address can also be used by partners of ADA and interested members of the general public.

The authorized agents are not subject to directives for their activities as authorized agents.