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The EIB Institute was set up within the EIB Group (European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund) to promote and support socialcultural, and academic initiatives with European stakeholders and the public at large. It is a key pillar of the EIB Group’s community and citizenship engagement.




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Greece: Financial education project launched

The Institute's new financial education programme in Greece in partnership with Action Aid Hellas was launched on 10 December 2019 at the Bank of Greece in Athens. This will be the first time that systematic and harmonised activities focusing solely on financial...

The best social entrepreneurs 2019 on video!   “It all started the day we found out we had been selected.” See HeHop, Fazla Gida, Zouri Shoes and the other finalists of the Social Innovation Tournament 2019 on...

Institute signs 50th research contract for young researchers

The Institute has signed its 50th research contract for a young researcher (STAREBEI), with the Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden) for a study on «Impact of high-speed broadband and very high-speed broadband on local economic growth and societal development:...

Shortlist of heritage sites in danger published

An iconic government building in Oslo, damaged by the 2011 terrorist’s attack, a fortress in Belgrade threatened by a cable-car project… the shortlist of the 14 endangered heritage sites selected for the 7 Most endangered programme 2020 has just been published....

Seminar on “How to make energy efficiency projects attractive?”

On Thursday 19 December, at the EIB, Pauline Ravillard, SOAS, University of London will present the result of a STAREBEI research project on "How to make energy effiiciency projects attractive?  An analysis of EU firms". STAREBEI (STAges de REcherche BEI-EIB...