Vice-President Pavlova's areas of oversight include the cohesion policy, financing of economic and social cohesion, advisory, Joint Assistance to Support Projects in European Regions (JASPERS) and European Investment Advisory Hub (EIAH), Joint European Support for Sustainable Investment in City Areas (JESSICA), IT and data governance, the Strategy for the Danube region Financing operations in Bulgaria, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Western Balkans Investment Framework (WBIF) and Turkey. Vice-President Pavlova also oversees the relations with the Vienna Initiative and the the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDV).
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Last year, the EIB Group, which consists of the EIB and the EIF, provided loans, guarantees and equity commitments worth €1.4 billion in the Czech Republic. The EIB Group maintained the high level of investment reached in 2019.
The EIB Group, which consists of the EIB and the EIF, provided loans, guarantees and equity commitments worth €443 million for projects in Bulgaria in 2020. This represents a 23% increase in total financing activities compared to 2019.