Our regions of activity

Our regions of activity

The EIB is active both inside and outside the European Union.

The majority of EIB lending is attributed to promoters in the EU countries (about 90 percent of the total volume) supporting the continued development and integration of the Union.

European Union

Our activities in European Union.

Outside the Union, EIB lending is governed by a series of mandates from the European Union in support of EU development and cooperation policies in partner countries.

Current EIB external mandates include:

Enlargement countries

Our activities in Enlargement countries.

European Free Trade Association

Our activities in EFTA countries.

Mediterranean neighbourhood

Our activities in Mediterranean Neighbourhood.

EU Eastern neighbours

Our activities in EU Eastern Neighbours.

The EU bank in ACP

Our activities in Sub-Saharan Africa, Caribbean and Pacific.

South Africa

Asia and Latin America

Our activities in Asia and Latin America.

Central Asia

Our activities in Central Asia.