Honourable Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Mr. Bhim Bahadur Rawal IUCN Country Representative, Praladh Thapa Centre for South Asian Studies Director, Mr. Nishchal Nath Pandey Excellencies, Government officials & invitees from development organizations DRR and Climate Change Experts from the EU Delegations in the region Media Representatives, participants from Nepal and abroad.
First of all, I’m really glad to be here. For me this is something special. I was here in my previous capacity for the inauguration of President Santos, but this is my first visit in Colombia in my capacity as the High Representative of the European Union. But this does not mean that this is the first contact with the country.
European Fund for Strategic Investment triggers €100 billion of investment across the Union
On 20 May, the European Investment Bank (EIB) approved eight more projects worth €9.3 billion so far. The European Fund for Strategic Investments was supported 64 projects and attracted more than €100 billion of investment across the European Union in less than a year.
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