Greens: Blimlinger and Prammer welcome the NPO fund for non-profit organizations

The support, endowed with 700 million euros, ensures diverse and important work, including in art, culture and sport Vienna (OTS) – Vice Chancellor Werner Kogler and Federal Minister Elisabeth Köstinger presented the extensive guidelines for the fund for non-profit organizations (NPO funds) decided in parliament today. The COVID-19 pandemic also confronts nonprofit organizations from all […]

Are crowds necessarily stupid?

Published on : 05/19/2020 – 10:01Modified : 05/19/2020 – 15:33 Are crowds necessarily stupid? What do schools of fish or grains of sand teach us about our crowd movements, our traffic jams? How to develop a collective and distant intelligence? Let us ask ourselves about the crowd and the behavior of crowds, at a time […]

Coronavirus: thousands of Europeans in precarious situations

The social and economic crisis takes over from the health crisis and it does not spare developed countries in Europe. The brutal cessation of activities linked to containment has thrown thousands of people into destitution. Consequences: the lines get longer for the distribution of food aid. Update on the situation in Europe with Jacques Vandenschrik, […]

the coronavirus “will disturb our societies over the long term”

Philosopher and honorary professor at the University of Lausanne, former president of the scientific council of the Nicolas Hulot Foundation, Dominique Bourg returns for RFI on the changes brought about by the coronavirus pandemic in our societies. RFI: Unlike natural disasters, the disease affects the wealthy classes as well as the poorest. Couldn’t this be […]

World Bank and IMF call for debt relief for the poorest countries

FILE PHOTO: The International Monetary Fund logo can be seen outside the main building during the spring IMF / World Bank meeting on April 20, 2018 in Washington, USA. REUTERS / Yuri Gripas WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday urged official bilateral creditors to immediately grant debt relief […]