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OiER supporting the IAEA at their "Boosting Capacity for Cancer Care" Day

Cancer is one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide and in 2018 alone was responsible for an estimated 9.6 million deaths. Developing countries endure the lion’s share of this burden,…

Undiscovered Potentials - Best Practices around the World

Undiscovered Potentials - Best Practices around the World

How can cities around the world become smart and sustainable? In order to provide a valid answer, UNECE and OiER developed the global platform United Smart Cities (USC). In 2016, UNECE initiated the…

Smart Cities: Habitat and markets of the future | OiER and the Austrian Chamber of Commerce

Smart Cities: Habitat and markets of the future | OiER and the Austrian Chamber of Commerce

The hotspots of the future are cities and urban areas. We have asked the USC Director Kari Aina Eik for an UdW interview. What is USC about? According to the United Nations, in 2050 around…

UNECE City Day: The annual meeting in Geneva

A smart sustainable city is an innovative city that uses ICTs and other means to improve quality of life, the efficiency of urban operation and services, and competitiveness, while ensuring that it…

Accession from the Netherlands

Accession from the Netherlands

As the first Dutch municipality, Krimpen aan den Ijssel, became part of United Smart Cities, a worldwide program of the European Economic Commission of the United Nations (UNECE) and the Organization…

OiER - United Smart Cities the program that will help Alesund become one of the World’s Smartest Cities

“What Ålesund and the region have to offer is completely unique! I have been around many countries and cities, and I have not seen anything like this in terms of competence in…

The Netherlands - Of putting together a smart country

The Netherlands - Of putting together a smart country

In the Netherlands, more and more cities are focusing on smart city strategies. Some are following an unconventional approach: the mayor of Den Bosch, Jack Mikkers, relies on "teddy bear…

Vice-President of the Republic of Angola visits OiER in Vienna

Vice-President of the Republic of Angola visits OiER in Vienna

With great honor, the OiER-Team in Vienna welcomed an esteemed delegation of the Republic of Angola to the Vienna headquarters. The visit was organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Angola in…

OiER joins largest Startup event SLUSH

OiER joins largest Startup event SLUSH

Slush has grown from a 300-person assembly to a world-renowned event, now spreading globally. The philosophy behind Slush has remained the same: to help the next generation of great,…