29 May Swedfund continues to focus on renewable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa

"Swedfund, Sweden’s development finance institution, invests 13 MUSD in the fund Frontier Energy II. The fund focuses on small and medium-sized renewable energy projects, primarily in East Africa. Clean, reliable and affordable electricity is one of the fundamental drivers for development. It underpins economic growth and...

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22 May NIB increases EUR 500 million NEB 2024 to EUR 1 billion

"On Thursday 11 May, NIB increased the NIB Environmental Bond (NEB) 2024 by EUR 500 million to EUR 1 billion to support lending to selected environmental projects. In accordance with NIB’s Environmental Bond Framework, the use of proceeds from this transaction will be allocated to a separate...

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15 May Travel Risk Management in Africa – Breakfast Meeting

SWEACC invites you to a breakfast meeting about travel risk management in Africa, on May 16. The traveling employee is a stakeholder in – and a customer of – responsible travel management. The social and ethical dimension of responsible travel management goes beyond sustainable procurement. Business...

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08 May NIB confirms EUR 248 million for green buildings in Sweden

"NIB and the Swedish commercial property company Vasakronan AB have signed a long-term loan agreement of SEK 2,345 million (EUR 248 million) for the renovation and construction of green buildings in Stockholm and Gothenburg. The ten-year maturity loan is funded with the proceeds of NIB Environmental Bonds. The loan will...

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