Women talking

Amplifying Local Women’s Voices

The Women’s Peace & Humanitarian Fund (WPHF) supports women’s civil society organisations (CSOs) that are at the forefront of preventing conflict,…

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Alpine Knowledge for the Himalayas

Two mountainous nations exchange views: With the support from Austrian Development Cooperation, Bhutan ameliorates the safety and quality of its…

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Sustainable Access to Safe Water for All

On 22 March, the Representatives of the European Union and EU Member States in Uganda joined Ugandans in observing the International Water Day.

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Coronavirus: Austria Supports WHO's Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan

As announced by the Foreign Ministry, two million euros will provide immediate aid to Palestine, Iran as well as the WHO’s Africa and Eastern…

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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 Euros to Support Palestinian Refugees in Syria

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

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Female Genital Mutilation: Every Victim Is One Too Many

Austrian Development Cooperation is working to build awareness and provide better health care in Ethiopia and Burkina Faso to curb the practice of…

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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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