AUSTRIA - Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs (MFA) - Austrian Development Cooperation

Geographical focus: 
Thematic focus: 
Tourism in general
Employment, decent work and capacity building in Tourism
Social inclusion and Poverty reduction in Tourism
Intro text: 
Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC) supports countries in Africa, Asia, South Eastern and Eastern Europe as well as the Caribbean in their sustainable development. The Austrian Development Agency (ADA) is in charge of implementing all bilateral projects and programmes of the ADC. For this, ADA has various financing instruments at its disposal. Total ODA 2013 = USD 1.2 bio (0,28% of GNI)

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Who can apply?

G2G, Civil Society Organisations, Businesses, calls to tender (5 in August 2015), projects/programmes that organisations plan and apply for on their own initiative if consistent with goals and values of ADC.

Objectives and initiatives

Reducing poverty, conserving natural resources and promoting peace and human security in partner countries. Long-term programmes and projects support help towards self-help. The ultimate goal is to bring about a sustainable improvement in conditions of life. thematic priorities are agriculture and forestry and good governance.

Type and level of funding

Trust funds, joint programs