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...

“Awesome”: EIB Summer School ends

“Awesome”, “Enriching”, “Green”, “Enlightening”. From 28 June to 16 July, 46 students from 12 European universities and 14 EIB trainees participated in the EIB Summer School 2021 dedicated to the “EU’s climate...

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...