The social development bank in Europe


  • Approval date

    16 March 2018

  • Borrower

    Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. (NWB Bank)

  • Country


  • Loan size

    € 300 000 000

  • Line of action

    Climate action: developing adaptation and mitigation measures

  • Status

    In progress

Some 50 sub-projects expected to contribute to improving living conditions of inhabitants across the country, through enhanced and updated public infrastructure. Municipal and provincial authorities as well as government related institutions with activities in social housing, education, healthcare, water and energy-efficiency will benefit from the loan. Final beneficiaries will be low-income households and vulnerable groups, such as the elderly, people with disabilities, homeless persons, migrants and refugees, children and young people.

CEB approves €300 million loan for social investments in the Netherlands

Press release 19 March 2018