European Investment Bank President Nadia Calviño today shared with EU finance ministers an ambitious strategy to build on the strengths of the EIB Group, focus on eight core policy priorities and deploy the full potential of the institution to boost growth and social and territorial cohesion, and support Europe’s leadership in the twin green and digital transitions, as well as increasing Europe´s competitiveness, open strategic autonomy and economic security.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and fellow multilateral development banks (MDBs) have today published common principles for identifying and tracking nature-positive finance. The announcement comes on nature day of the United Nations COP28 climate change conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
On the sidelines of a COP28 event organised by the German-Ukrainian Energy Partnership, Germany’s Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and Ukraine’s Ministry for Restoration agreed on the intention to sign a €20 million grant for the Renewable Energy Solution Programme (RES). This grant will enhance renewable energy in Ukrainian municipalities and foster energy independence in public institutions.