Tag Archives: Ukraine

Lost in transition: Far-reaching changes needed as European bank marks 25 years

On April 15, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will be marking its 25th anniversary. Reflecting on two decades of monitoring the EBRD’s policies and projects, a new report from CEE Bankwatch Network raises concerns about a growing gap between the bank’s operations and its mandate. The full report Lost in Transition: 25 […]

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EIB suspends operations in Ukraine, EBRD ducks the question

Kiev – The European Investment Bank announced the suspension of all activities in Ukraine yesterday* following the most violent day since protests in this country began. In its turn, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development declared it would “concentrate on the private sector”**, hardly a meaningful stance considering the close links between government and […]

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