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NPO Competence CenterRSS

We are a team of practice-oriented scientists who actively tackle topics that are important for organizations that focus on social added value and the public sector. We work on these topics with scientific methods and impart this knowledge into practice and basic research. We do this through our in-house projects, commissioned projects, application projects and EU projects.


[Translate to English:] Climate Journal

NGO Academy got featured in the Climate Journal

The Climate Journal ist a journal dedicated to environmental topics, which focuses on practical solutions and aims to inspire climate action. In October, editor and NGO Academy faculty member Szilvia…

[Translate to English:] ASEM 2023/24

The Austrian Social Enterprise Monitor 2023/24 is live!

Support social entrepreneurship in Austria now! | Participate in the Austrian Social Enterprise Monitor (ASEM) 2023/24.

[Translate to English:] NGO Academy Keynote

Watch now: NGO Academy Keynote - "From Fleeting Success to Lasting Legends"

Why do so many novelists, film directors, and first-time inventors often have a hard time replicating their early success? In his NGO Academy Online Keynote from 18 October 2023, Prof. Markus Baer…

[Translate to English:] SIA AT Award Ceremony 2023

These are the winners of the Austrian Social Impact Award 2023!

Vienna, October 2, 2023 - The new generation of social entrepreneurs in Austria was honored with the Social Impact Award (SIA) 2023: Independo, INDIMA, Pflegezeit and ComCom took home the Jury Award,…

[Translate to English:] NGO Academy 10 Years Celebration

Celebrating 10 Years of NGO Academy

NGO Academy turned 10 this year – and we decided to celebrate that! On September 29, 2023, we invited to an afternoon and evening filled with impact, insights and joy at the ODEON theatre in Vienna's…

[Translate to English:] Heropreneurship

Invitation to an interactive fishbowl discussion: Countering Heropreneurship

Especially in times of crisis we long for hero stories, because hero figures offer hope and inspiration. Social entrepreneurs are often presented as heropreneurs: they save the world, help…


Save the Date: NGO Academy Keynote – From Fleeting Success to Lasting Legends?

Join us for a captivating talk with Professor Markus Baer revealing how to ensure lasting creativity and success in your organisation. This NGO Academy online keynote takes place October 18, 2023,…

[Translate to English:] SIA Logo

SIA 2023: Community Voting & Award Ceremony

The Social Impact Award Community Voting 2023 is LIVE and you are invited to vote! For more than twelve years, the Social Impact Award has supported young, creative minds in developing their…