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Enhancing competitiveness of European space Sector with increased investments
13 July 2018
ESA's Director General Jan Wörner and Vice President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Ambroise Fayolle signed a joint statement on enhancing the competitiveness of the European space sector by supporting investments in actors of the sector with promising short- or medium-term perspectives on 13 July 2018.
The joint statement puts forth the intention of the two organisations to cooperate on devising joint support mechanisms in order to help create a level-playing field for European companies to grow and compete globally.
The joint statement was prepared by teams led by the ESA Strategy Department and the EIB Innovation and Competitiveness Department. They comprised of all relevant competences in the respective organisations.
Image credit: EIB - Joint Statement between ESA and EIB