Healthcare plays an important role in the EU’s economy, accounting for 8% of the total workforce and for 10% of its GDP. As the EU bank, we support healthcare projects that aim to ensure universal access to high-quality and affordable services.
Good health is not only an essential component of our lives; it is also a precondition for the prosperity of our society.
> Download “EIB Health Overview 2020”, a publication giving details about EIB Group’s activities and partnerships in the sector, including key projects.
Increasing life expectancies produce demographic changes, which in turn affect public pension and healthcare schemes, as well as family and community services.
Projects eligible for financing
Hospitals and infrastructure investments
Medical research, education and training
Health informatics and innovation
Integrated and people-centred approach to healthcare networks, especially involving cross-border cooperation
Services providing universal access to safe and affordable care and designed to meet the varying needs of people across the course of their lives