Donation to help Tunisia tackle COVID-19 crisis

The EIB, through the EIB Institute, has decided to make an immediate €250 000 donation to two NGOs operating in Tunisia to help tackle the current devastating COVID-19 crisis and provide some relief to the overwhelmed health system. The donation will go to Unicef...

Donation following severe flooding

​Between 14 and 15 July 2021, severe flash flooding caused devastation in north-western Europe, namely in Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg and the Netherlands, claiming over 200 lives (with many still missing), injuring many more and forcing thousands to...

Save the date: pitching competition SIT 2021

For further information on the Social Innovation Tournament, please click here. To register for the pitching competition, please fill in the form below. * Required First Name* Last Name* Email* Confirm Email* Organisation Position* I will attend the SIT 2021Pitches...

Arborea (SIT 2017) raises € 3.6 million funding

SIT alumnus Arborea (SIT 2017), which is industrialising photosynthesis to expand the world’s food supply, has completed a €3.6 million funding round to scale its technology at a demo facility in Portugal. The facility will be used to demonstrate the company’s ability...

Madagascar: EIB donates €250 000 to alleviate famine

The EIB, through the EIB Institute, has decided to make an immediate €250 000 donation to three NGOs operating in Madagascar to help tackle the disastrous famine crisis — the first such crisis to be declared a direct result of climate change — in the south of the...