November 26, 2019
https://attend-emea.broadcast.skype.com/en-US/2a6c12ad-406a-4f33-b686-f78ff5822208/c8e3ef7b-c191-4d58-ade4-a8607aaf8b84/player?cid=ij73a7lcobynmbcv77syvrsd3xgvuu4tztjpjr3fvnyxwvjkuujq&rid=EMEA Monday 2 December 13:15 – 14:45, Room 5 Against the bac
November 3, 2019
Member State-backed loans lack transparency. EU legislation requires states to report to the European Parliament to review the compliance of export credit agency (ECA) activities with Union objectives and obligations, including on climate and human rig
April 29, 2019
May 2, 2019. 3pm CEST, 1pm GMT, 9am east coast US On April 29, 2019, Ana Colovic Lesoska, the executive director of the North Macedonian environmental NGO Eko-svest, a Bankwatch member group, received the Goldman Enviornmental Prize, the world’s most p
January 23, 2019
Online media briefing: Friday, January 25, 11:00am-12:00 noon CET Next week, the European Investment Bank (EIB) will be holding its annual press conference where President Werner Hoyer is expected to give an overview of the bank’s performance over the
October 26, 2016
Civil society organisations and interested individuals have a chance to meet six accountability mechanisms of international financial institutions (IFIs) during an event in Kiev on 8-9th November.
September 19, 2016
Aimed at raising investments for € 315 billion and supposed to “create jobs everyday”, after one year of operations the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) still appears questionable. On the eve of the proposal to extend the Juncker plan up to 2020, CEE Bankwatch Network, Counter Balance, Friends of the Earth Europe and WWF open up a much-needed discussion on the additionality, accountability and climate impact of this financial instrument.
September 6, 2016
In light of record loans that the Southern Gas Corridor pipeline project could soon receive from European and other international financial institutions, campaigners explored in a live online discussion the multitude of ramifications the project entails for local communities along the route, for society in Azerbaijan and for the EU’s commitments to climate action and human rights.
March 25, 2016
In a media briefing, Bankwatch campaigners from Ukraine, Slovakia and Romania will give a brief overview over Ukraine’s nuclear plans and how they are in breach of international law and neighbouring countries’ interest. They will also offer details on the European Union’s financial support.
The Southern Gas Corridor: energy security, democracy and human rights violations from Italy to Azerbaijan
April 15, 2015
Event details When? Tuesday, May 5, 2015 2 pm – 5.30 pm Where? Résidence Palace 155, rue de la Loi 1040 Brussels, Belgium Event invitation & agenda (pdf) Register online (Registration is obligatory.)
October 10, 2014
In an online discussion that will be live-streamed on this page, Bankwatch campaigners will talk about plans for new coal in the Balkan region and contrast it with the bigger European picture on coal.