TARGET GROUP | The course targets officials from ministries of finance, economy and industry, central banks, as well as public investment banks and agencies. The course will be conducted in English (without interpretation), and participants are therefore expected to have sufficient knowledge in order to participate in discussions on technical and policy issues.
DESCRIPTION | This course, which is offered by the EIB for the first time, provides a unique opportunity to strengthen operational links between the EIB and some of its partner countries while at the same time disseminating best practices and standards in line with EIB priorities. Course participants will have the potential to become EIB entry points in their respective administrations. Therefore, the broader purpose of this training is to support development and convergence in partner countries through an increased visibility of the EIB and joint business opportunities.
The course will analyze investment and investment finance. It will address macroeconomic issues and sectorial specificities. It will discuss the relevance of strategic planning of investment along the line of the method of growth diagnostics. In case studies, participants will elaborate on -public sector strategies for investment support in different regions of the world. Finally, the course will present the role of the EIB Group in financing investment and EIB Group experts will discuss best standards and practices in terms of investment and investment finance decisions, instruments, and other issues.