The Republic of Austria was named "Sustainable Issuer of the Year" worldwide in the IFR (International Financing Review) Awards for 2022, and it was awarded the title of "Sovereign Green Bond Pioneer" by the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI). The diversity of the Republic of Austria's green issuance programme was recognised in particular.

Further details are available in the press release of the Federal Ministry of Finance (only available in German).

Further information on Green Government Securities is available here.