EIB - EDF - FINANCING THE ACP COUNTRIES
Loans, guarantees and funds for private companies in ACP countries. This European funding is granted to support short and long-term development of private sector in ACP countries or public sector projects if they are operated on a private sector footing.
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration||Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|03 January 2014||Global budget: 3,5 billion euro||Not specified||Plus de détails||Plus de détails|
This fund is a framework programme, organised in different strands (sub-programmes)
AbstractLoans, guarantees and funds for private companies in ACP countries
Does my project meet the priority requirements of this fund?
The Cotonou Agreement mandates the EIB to provide reimbursable aid to projects, alongside grant aid from the European Commission under the national aid programmes. The Bank may provide loans, equity and quasi-capital assistance. It will also be able to provide guarantees in support of domestic and foreign private investment.
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What are the different steps ?Smaller projects (notably SMEs) are handled indirectly by lines of credit (known as “global loans”) or equity facilities with local financial institutions ... Plus de détails
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How much can I expect ?Long-term ... Plus de détails
Areas concernedAgriculture - Fisheries, Transport, Environment, Industry, Co-op & Development, Economy - Finances,
Who can apply?Corporations, SMEs,
RegionsAfrica-Carribean-Pacific, Developing countries,
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