Vice-President Navarro: Sustainability must be our new priority
15 May 2019
Climate risks are real and mounting, and it is crucial for the financial community to act together to back a low-carbon, climate resilient and circular economy.
In this article in The Banker, EIB Vice-President Emma Navarro explains how the EU bank is doing it, from mobilising finance towards climate-related projects to making sustainability an integral part of all our activities.
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.