Student holding a wine bottle.

Towards an optimistic future

In Moldova‘s vocational schools, a sense of confidence is in the air. Modernised curricula and practical training help young people find jobs and…

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Children in front of a water tank

Water: human right and lifesaver

According to the WHO, almost a quarter of all health facilities in the world's poorest countries has no access to clean water. The coronavirus…

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Participants of the Global Women's Forum for Peace and Humanitarian Action in Vienna

"We'll rise up": Strong message for peace sent from Vienna

Global Women’s Forum for Peace and Humanitarian Action (GWF 2020) in Vienna.

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Sabina Pacozillo sitting in a cable car.

Floating in the air instead of being stuck in traffic

In Bolivia, the largest urban cable car network in the world is helping to ease traffic congestion. The technology for this came from Austria.

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Almir Abdurrahmani.

Hard to find work - not any more

Technical and vocational education and training (TVET) only makes sense if it prepares young people properly for the world of work. For a long time,…

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Moving ahead with solar power

Cities are growing and so is their energy consumption. This poses a challenge, especially for countries like Namibia, where electricity is in short…

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Austria contributes 2 Million Euro to support Palestinian refugees in Syria

The Austrian Development Cooperation signed an agreement of 2 million Euro with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in…

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Participants of the workshop

How to bridge the gap: Austria promotes the rights of persons with disabilities

The EU-funded project "Bridging the Gap" aims to strengthen the rights of persons with disabilities in developing countries. ADA is currently…

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Young man working on a project.

The future of Kosovo lies in its schools

EU and ADA strengthen modern vocational training and close the gaps between the national education system and labour-market demands.

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Water for all in Moldova

The project ApaSan is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The living standards and overall health of the rural population remain the most valuable…

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Syrian refugees in a refugee camp in Azraq, Jordan. © CARE

Migration and Development – ADA stays involved

6 continued civil society projects contribute to enhanced living conditions of refugees and host communities.

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Women, Peace and Security in Caucasus

Conflicts are especially harmful to women. Therefore, they must play a central and active role in all phases of peacebuilding.

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solar process heating system

Milestone for sustainable energy supply: Austria hands over the two largest thermal solar systems in Sub-Saharan Africa

With technical know-how and financial support from Austria, renewable energy can now be used on a large scale in six countries in Southern Africa.

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Local ADA project manager Shitaye Astawes

Leave no one behind – Living inclusion

The project "Bridging the Gap" of the European Union (EU) aims to enshrine the rights of people with disabilities in development cooperation.

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EU und ADA complete joint initiative for organic agriculture in Armenia

The Austrian Development Agency looks back on three and a half years of successfully strengthening organic agriculture in Armenia.

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