We are committed to providing quantitative and qualitative information on the impacts and outcomes of our work, so that our shareholders, donors, civil society and investors can be confident that the underlying green project portfolio is delivering real environmental and sustainability benefits.
We have been reporting on our sustainability activities annually since 2005.
Each year, our Sustainability Report details the major achievements and milestones over the previous 12 months, reporting on three key aspects of our work: Impact, Assurance and Engagement. The report also discloses the Bank’s own carbon footprint figures, as well as exploration of areas where we need to step up our efforts.
Monitoring and reporting
The EBRD has a robust monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) system, in line with internationally established practice. The system’s guidelines define the characteristics of green projects and project components and they determine the data required for monitoring.
The EBRD also has other reporting, disclosure and feedback mechanisms in place for our sustainability work, which are available as follows: