Lilyana Pavlova is the new Vice-President and Member of the Management Committee of the EIB. She took up her duties on the 1st of November. She is the first Bulgarian national to join the EU bank's Management Committee.
”The EU Bank welcomes the request by the European Council to step up our activities in support of climate action. Last week I informed EU economy and finance Ministers that the EIB was prepared significantly to step-up its support to climate action if the EU Member States asked us to do so. They have now given us a very clear steer, and we are ready to respond.
Attending the second One Planet Summit in New York City, the EIB is announcing progress on initiatives hailed as “transformative” that will deliver on the ambitious Paris Agreement to tackle climate change.