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The EBRD at 30

The EBRD was created in April 1991 to 'foster the transition towards open market-oriented economies and to promote private and entrepreneurial initiative'.

Since then we have invested over €180 billion in more than 6,800 projects across three continents.

We are a climate finance leader and actively support Ukraine and other countries affected by the war there. 


Work with us

We offer a wide range of financial instruments and other services, including business advice for SMEs, as well as policy advice.

EBRD Project finder

We're committed to transparency and disclosure in relation to our projects.

We publish documents and information about our projects which can be searched here.

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Our key work and priorities

EBRD 2023 Annual Meeting and Business Forum

This took place in Samarkand and focussed on “Investing in Resilience”.

The war on Ukraine

We are committed to €3 billion of support over 2022-23.

EBRD Green

We're a climate finance leader and aim to become a majority green bank by 2025.

The Paris Agreement

We support our countries’ contributions to the goals of the Paris Agreement.

Climate finance

We're scaling up what we do in the field of green finance.

Coronavirus pandemic

We're helping our regions recover from the economic impact of the pandemic

Transforming Chernobyl

We have managed the financing of work to safeguard and transform the Chernobyl site.

EBRD Literature Prize

The winner of the 2022 prize was The Orphanage by Serhiy Zhadan.

Economic inclusion

Economic inclusion is integral to achieving a transition towards sustainable market economies.

Road safety

We are working harder than ever to make roads safe for all. 


Sustainable infrastructure

Sustainable infrastructure spurs growth, creates jobs and enhances competitiveness.


More from the EBRD

Publications and reports

Explore the EBRD's latest corporate reports in both digital and print formats.

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