Slovenia joined the EIB donor community in 2017 by contributing €500,000 to the new Economic Resilience Initiative Fund (ERIF). The ERIF aims to mobilise investment and create jobs in the economies of Slovenia’s neighbours in the Western Balkans, and also in the wider EU Southern Neighbourhood. Slovenia has also contributed EUR 500,000 to the FEMIP Trust Fund (FTF).
Contributions to date
Slovenia has committed a total of €1 million
Economic Resilience Initiative Fund (ERIF): €0,5 million
Donor partnerships provide an effective vehicle for donors looking to deliver sustained impact in developing countries. They enable donors to work with the EIB to unlock projects with high socio-economic returns, reaching out to people and places with additional support for targeted development outcomes. EIB activities outside the EU account for around one third of EU development aid. All contributions to EIB donor funds are considered Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible.