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Financing Water and Climate Change Adaptation - The European Investment Bank

Description

Water is the primary medium through which climate change influences human societies and ecosystems. Increased frequency of extreme weather conditions has severe impacts on the availability and quality of freshwater resources, giving rise to water-related natural disasters including droughts and floods. As the largest source of loan finance to the global water sector to date, the European Investment Bank (EIB) has identified integrated water resource management and adaptation to climate change as key objectives for future lending operations.

Publication date
2011
Document type
Factsheet
Language(s)
English and French versions
Website
www.eib.org
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Categories: Water, Energy, Transport, General Infrastructure

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