European Investment Bank

Bill Gates visit to the European Investment Bank 


Today, Bill Gates and representatives from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Breakthrough Energy visited the Luxembourg headquarters of the European Investment Bank (EIB), the world’s largest international public bank, to further strengthen cooperation between the EIB and these two organizations in their respective areas of work.


EBRD, EIB and PROPARCO provide €87.4 million for construction of Total Eren’s solar power plant in Uzbekistan


The government of Uzbekistan’s plans to develop 8 GW of solar and wind capacity by 2030 have received a major boost following the approval of an €87.4 million financing package jointly organised by, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the European investment Bank (EIB) and PROPARCO, a subsidiary of Agence Française de Développement.


Team Europe contributes €500 million to COVAX initiative to provide one billion COVID-19 vaccine doses for low and middle income countries


Fair and equitable access to a successful COVID-19 vaccine, regardless of income, for millions of people across Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Pacific, and in Europe's eastern and southern neighbourhood, has been enabled by €500 million of new European financial support for the global vaccine initiative COVAX.