The EIB Group Risk Management Charter codifies the high level risk management principles applicable across the EIB Group requiring that risks are managed in an effective and consistent manner and in line with best banking principles and practices.
In recent years, the EIB supported many projects that have become all the more important during the Covid-19 crisis. Apart from hospitals, the EU Bank supported e-learning, mass connectivity and intelligent initiatives by SMEs.
In 2019 the EIB Group has improved its Carbon footprint and reduced emissions resulting from its internal operations. In 2019, the relative carbon footprint per employee fell by 6.0% to 5.41 tCO2e per employee.