Renewable Energy

Climate Protection and Development need to go hand in hand

No economic development without energy, no sustainable development without climate protection.

EUR 10 million for MSME in North Africa

With its investment of EUR 10 million in SANAD Fund for MSME, OeEB helps strengthen micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSME) in North Africa and the Middle East (MENA).
Sustainable Development Goals

SDGs: Private sector needs to make significant contribution

New jobs, energy supply or access to finance: The implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals requires the involvement of the private sector.
Private sector development

Sierra Leone: Strengthening the private sector important after Ebola epidemic

The Ebola epidemic claimed thousands of lives in Sierra Leone. It also set back the country's economic development. It is now essential to boost the economy.

Development Report 2014: Private Sector plays important part in development

The current Development Report shows how OeEB's commitment contributes to improving living conditions - by providing jobs or clean energy.
Renewable Energy

OeEB brings electricity to Honduran villages

OeEB focuses on renewable energy and supplies five remote villages in Honduras with clean power.

Nepal: Support for SME and earthquake victims

With USD 4 million, OeEB participates in Dolma Impact Fund, a fund which contributes to the economic development in Nepal. Immediately after the earthquake, founder and fund manager Tim Gocher started a call for donations for the victims.
Private sector development

Business year 2014: Private sector important for development

In 2014, OeEB provided EUR 200 million of long-term financing in the form of debt or equity for the economic development in developing countries and emerging markets.

2015: The European Year for Development

2015 will be the official European Year for Development. Under the slogan "Our world, our dignity, our future", the year will be dedicated to development cooperation.

OECD report confirms OeEB’s path

The DAC Peer Review Austria emphasises the importance of the private sector in the field of development cooperation. This also confirms OeEB's path, which places a focus on the development of the private sector in developing countries.

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