The European Investment Bank (EIB) is the EU bank and the world’s largest multilateral lender by volume. Supporting low-carbon and climate resilient growth is one of the EIB top priorities. Through its operations, the Bank acts as a catalyst, mobilising investment in favour of climate action in over 160 countries around the world. Building on over fifty years’ experience and know-how, the EIB complements its traditional lending with innovative financing products and technical assistance tools. Last year the Bank invested more than EUR 19 billion into projects contributing to mitigate and adapt to climate change worldwide.