'All of us should be very proud of the success of this crisis response'

By Jonathan Wells

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The EBRD 'has once again proven itself to be a steadfast and trusted partner for its countries of operations, delivering unprecedented and innovative support for all its clients,' the Chair of the Bank's Board of Governors has told its 2021 Annual Meeting.

Mr Pascal Donohoe, the Irish Finance Minister, praised the EBRD for its exceptional performance during the Covid-19 pandemic.

'As we turn our thoughts to recovery, it will be especially important for the EBRD to focus its efforts on assisting those countries whose economies have been hardest the hit, and where the transition gaps remain largest,' he said.

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