EBRD €180 million loan for Corridor Vc

EBRD provides €180 million loan for Corridor Vc Two tranches will finance further construction of key road project Corridor will connect Bosnia and Herzegovina with European markets The people of Bosnia and Herzegovina will make a further step towards EU markets with the construction of new sections of Corridor Vc, the country’s main infrastructure project which will strengthen its […]

EBRD supports public infrastructure development in Tajikistan

Modern road interchange opened in Dushanbe Tajik President attends ceremony New road part of wider regional investment project The population of the Tajik capital Dushanbe will benefit from short travel times and state-of-the-art transport solutions following the opening of a new modern road interchange. With a population of over 800,000, Dushanbe is the largest municipality […]

EBRD promotes efficient water management in Tajikistan and Kyrgyz Republic

Tajikistan is one of the countries most exposed to climate change Better water management to strengthen resilience EBRD has invested over US$ 100 million in water projects in Tajikistan Stepping up its effort to support the responsible use of water, the EBRD is to prepare a policy brief for the efficient and effective development of […]

EBRD supports modernisation of private bus operator in Azerbaijan

EBRD loan of up to €6 million (in Azeri manat equivalent) to Khaliq Faiqoglu LLC, a privately-owned passenger bus operator in the capital of Azerbaijan 35 new low-floor diesel buses will be procured Annual reduction of 2,853 tonnes of CO2 will be achieved The EBRD is improving public transport in the capital of Azerbaijan by supporting the acquisition […]

EBRD supports renewal of public transport in Ukraine

Senior EBRD loan of up to €13 million for up to 72 low-floor trolleybuses for Mariupol €2 million loan from Clean Technology Fund and €3 million grant from E5P Mariupol is the second-largest municipality in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine The EBRD is supporting the modernisation of public transport in Ukraine with a loan of up […]

World Bank Investments Help to Reconnect Central Asia

Dushanbe, June 27, 2018 – Residents of Sughd Oblast and other parts of Tajikistan will have greater access to foreign markets, while new trade and job opportunities will boost development of the private sector, thanks to major improvements to road sections in the Fergana Valley, which links Tajikistan to neighboring Uzbekistan and the Kyrgyz Republic. Several […]

Workshop forges direct links to country-led climate action

SONGDO, 01 JUN 2018 The Green Climate Fund has strengthened its country-driven approach to supporting global climate action with the conclusion today of the Empowering Direct Access workshop. During the past four days, almost a hundred participants from various corners of the planet have met at GCF HQ in Songdo, the Republic of Korea, to learn […]

EBRD and international donors improve solid waste management in Lviv

Financing of up to €35 million from the EBRD, E5P and CIFs for waste management in Lviv Rehabilitation of Hrybovychi landfill to become first project under National Solid Waste Management Strategy Ukraine joins the EBRD’s Green Cities Framework The western Ukrainian municipality of Lviv will receive a financing package of up to €35 million arranged by the EBRD […]

EBRD, GCECA publish recommendations on physical climate impacts in financial reporting

New report on physical climate risk provides recommendations for firms to integrate climate impacts into investment decisions Paper, published at EBRD and GCECA-organised conference, summarises guidance on emerging practices developed by working groups Leading financial institutions, corporations and regulators discuss steps to improve financial stability in the face of climate risk, in line with G20-initiated […]