Banking on sustainability: a conversation between President Hoyer and Billy Nauman
22 June 2021
The International Economic Forum of the Americas launched a series of virtual discussions with global business and government leaders to increase knowledge and awareness of the major issues concerning economic globalisation.
In this latest conversation in the “Banking on Sustainability” series, EIB President Hoyer and NYC-based Financial Times reporter, Billy Nauman, exchange insights and share solutions on the major challenges facing the world, including how fossil fuel dependent regions can transition to green energy and a zero carbon future.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) signed a memorandum of understanding on November 9, setting out a framework for cooperation on the enhanced use of Copernicus Earth observation data. The new partnership will see the two parties work together to enable Copernicus climate and atmosphere data to support EIB activities as the EU´s Climate Bank.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) announced on 5 November 2021 that it joins the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration as a Global Partner. The UN Decade calls for the protection and revival of ecosystems all around the world, for the benefit of people and nature.