Vienna is ranked world’s ‘most liveable city’, but for whom?

For some of my immigrant friends here, the welcome has been far from warm

Claire Healy in Vienna

Last week, The Economist’s Intelligence Unit (EIU) ranked the Austrian capital, Vienna, the most “liveable” city on the planet. I have lived in Vienna for seven and a half years. On hearing this news, I felt a little confused, as I do on every occasion when Vienna receives such accolades. (The city has ranked first in Mercer’s Quality of Living ranking for nine consecutive years).




New results of MIPEX

We are pleased to announce that the new results of MIPEX (2014-2020) will be published by the end of 2020. MIPEX 2020 will include 52 European and non-European countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, EU28, India, Japan, Mexico, US and much more. Stay tuned!