President Hoyer: The linear approach does not work any longer
- Jun 3, 2019
The EU bank paves the way to a circular economy with financing and advisory support for the public and private sector.
The EIB supports circular economy projects with a wide range of financing and advisory services. Between 2014 and 2018, the EIB has provided EUR 2.3 billion to finance circular projects in different sectors.
In this interview with Prognos ahead of the World Circular Economy Forum, EIB President Werner Hoyer explains why the future must be circular. He discusses the challenges and opportunities of investing in the circular economy, the special role for cities, the link to climate action and how the EIB is supporting the transition to a circular economy.
Read more about the EIB in the circular economy.