NEFCO is an international financial institution established by the five Nordic countries. NEFCO finances green growth investments and projects primarily in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus as well as climate projects across the world. NEFCO's main focus is to generate positive environmental effects of interest to the Nordic region.

Topic issue

Professor Emeritus Anders Stigebrandt in Sweden underlines, in this column, the importance of addressing the internal phosphorus load in the Baltic Sea by oxygenating deep water areas.

upcoming events

27.11.2014

A Baltic business forum will convene in Tallinn, Estonia 26-27 November. This year's forum will focus on the cleantech sector.

10.12.2014

The Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission's 47th meeting of the Heads of Delegation will convene in Helsinki 9-10 December.

11.12.2014

NEFCO's Board of Directors will convene in Helsinki 11 December.

17.12.2014

The Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs is 17 December hosting a seminar in Copenhagen on investment opportunities in Ukraine. Senior Investment Manager Bo Nyhus from NEFCO will attend the event.

23.01.2015

The 9th Arctic Frontiers conference will be held in Tromsø, Norway 18-23 January. The theme for the conference is climate and energy.

News

The suburbs of Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: Kari Hämekoski, NEFCOThe suburbs of Nairobi, Kenya. Photo: Kari Hämekoski, NEFCO

25.11.2014 |

Four million euros have been allocated today by the Board of Directors of the Nordic Development Fund (NDF) for a fifth Nordic Climate Facility (NCF) Call for Proposals with the theme Climate Resilience in Urban and Private Sector Contexts.

From left: Dilek Ayhan, Jan Farberg, Trond Dahlsveen and Magnus Rystedt. Photo: Amund Beitnes, NEFCOFrom left: Dilek Ayhan, Jan Farberg, Trond Dahlsveen and Magnus Rystedt. Photo: Amund Beitnes, NEFCO

19.11.2014 |

A Norwegian delegation led by Deputy minister for Trade and Industries, Dilek Ayhan, visited Pre-school 573 in Kiev, where energy efficiency measures have been implemented, in connection with the Norwegian-Ukrainian Business Forum (NUBF),

Machinery at the production site in Melitopol, Ukraine. Photo: Agro Master Plus LLCMachinery at the production site in Melitopol, Ukraine. Photo: Agro Master Plus LLC

19.11.2014 |

NEFCO and Ukrainian company Agro Master Plus (AMP) LLC have signed a loan agreement to modernise the production building and to replace existing equipment in order to make energy savings and reduce the consumption of fossil fuels.