Through the project, implemented by the non-profit association Starklar, 100 children/refugees between 2 and 6 years old participated in group activities to learn German. The activities also involved the children’s parents in workshops, laboratories, and seminars to help them gain knowledge and confidence in dealing with multilingualism in their everyday life.
We have been collaborating for more than a decade with the research centre SUERF (The European Money and Finance Forum), based in Vienna at the Austrian Central Bank, for the launch of a competition awarding two of the best papers on finance and economics. In 2022, the winners were announced during an online workshop introduced by Ernest Gnan – Head of the Economic Analysis Division of OeNB and SUERF Secretary General – and Pier Carlo Padoan – UniCredit President.
Czech Republic and Slovenia
In 2020, the Foundation's Board of Directors decided to launch a call for action to support the countries in which UniCredit operates to face the Covid-19 emergency. The employees from the Czech Republic and Slovenia responded immediately to the call, raising a total of 50 thousand euros, which was matched by the Foundation.