Established in 1947, as an NGO and business platform to promote peace and international cooperation through economic development, the Organization for International Economic Relations (OiER) has grown to become a global and international platform for business, financial institutions, corporate entities, academic institutions, NGOs, scientific communities and governments.
The objective of OiER is to support international economic relations and establish international contacts by implementing sustainable projects on a global scale. OiER has gained capacities, resources, and experience from long-established industrial, economic and political activities and projects across more than 60 countries and is continuing its work.
For the past 70 years, the OiER has been successfully building and expanding a worldwide network for business, technology, science, and government and has been a pioneer in the development and promotion of economic processes and international cooperation.
In the global and international arena, OiER works to strengthen international relations and cooperation. OiER is now entering a new era with an enhanced focus on developing its active role as a highly specialized advisory and intermediary service organization and is reinforcing its platform to more closely align public interest and the offerings and requirements of the private and public sector.
OiER offers companies a global network of decision-makers and
business leaders as well as a range of services:
OiER offers international organizations and UN agencies support in implementing projects, engaging the private sector as well as to identify funding opportunities. Focus is on establishing business partnerships for development in OiERs expert areas, other services include:
OiER supports governments on all levels in a range of areas:
OiER cooperates and works with scientific institutions in a range of areas and countries. Moreover, OiER has established a network of Universities and Research Institutions:
The UN Centre of Excellence on Smart and Sustainable Cities will support UNECE to implement activities related to capacity building and cooperation. It is a global program serving as a multi-stakeholder city/ industry platform for active collaboration of the private, public and finance sector, as well as cities and civil society, to co-act and implement smart and sustainable urban solutions under the patronage of the UNECE.
2019, based on the former United Smart Cities the U4SSC Implementation Program (U4SSC IP), which is coordinated by the Organization for International Economic Relations (OiER), an international NGO based in Vienna/Austria was created to focus on matchmaking activities between the main stakeholders (cities, private sector, finance institutions, experts and citizens) and urban project realization.
In Dar es Salaam, a local charity is raising women traders’ awareness of their rights and helping survivors of abuse and assault bring the perpetrators to justice. Founder Jane Magigita says the scheme has led to a large decline in sexual violence in the city’s markets.