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Vienna growing faster than ever!
"Vienna is growing" is the title of the latest population forecast presented by Vice-Mayor Renate Brauner at Vienna City Hall at the end of August. But what exactly does this mean for the city? more
DIY in Vienna
The "Urban DIY Award" gives prizes for ideas that make the city an even better place for everyone. Prizes will be awarded for realistic ideas dealing with the theme of diverse utilization of public spaces. more
Vienna Wiesenthal Institute
The City of Vienna has adopted a resolution which guarantees the financing of the Wiesenthal Institute in the period up to 2030 to make the research centre one of the globally leading centres for Holocaust studies. more
Welcome to the jungle
This season Dschungel Wien celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a special programme. more
In a joint venture with Vienna's energy services provider Wien Energie, fresh vegetable producer LGV Frischgemüse has commissioned Vienna's largest subscription rooftop solar power station.
New visitor centre
With its new visitor centre and the world premiere of a "Roots Arena", the Bio-Research Institute Austria (Bioforschung Austria) enhances its importance as a international research centre for organic farming. more
Vienna History Wiki
The new online platform on the history of Vienna compiles knowledge contributed by the city administration and by the public at large. more
Vienna doubles subsidies for further training
In times of rising unemployment, the City of Vienna is expanding its subsidy scheme for further training and professional development measures. more
Vienna Language App
Comprising 5,000 audio files in eight languages, the app translates common phrases in any direction fast and conveniently, and even helps with correct pronunciation. more
Urban Platform "Smart Cities"
Smart, multimodal mobility in cities, giving priority to public transport, cyclists and pedestrians – environment-friendly, sustainable and affordable. more