Despite EU claims to be a leader in halting climate change, its trade and investment policies are making problems worse.
Among the most damaging institutions supported by EU policies are Export Credit Agencies (ECAs) and the European Investment Bank who continue to finance destructive activities and the fossil fuel industry.
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Export Credit Agencies
Export Credit Agencies, commonly known as ECAs, are public agencies and entities that provide government-backed loans, guarantees and insurance to corporations from their home country seeking to do business overseas in developing...
Still exporting destruction: A civil society assessment of Export Credit Agencies’ compliance with EU Regulation (PE-CONS 46/11)
ECA Watch has prepared this ‘shadow report’ — with the support of other civil society groups — in order to assess current ECA practice in relation to issues such as transparency, public accountability and more generally, their...
Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) default on its obligations to Export Credit Agencies
Press release launched on the day that more than 30 European non governmental organisations (NGOs) delivered a letter calling on governments not to fund a new pulp mill proposed by Asia Pulp and Paper (APP), one of the world's...