The social development bank in Europe

Basic legal texts

  • Articles of Agreement
    The Council of Europe Development Bank's new Articles of Agreement were adopted on 16 June 1993. They came into effect on 18 March 1997 and were amended on 17 December 1999, on 26 November 2010 and on 25 November 2011

  • Decision concerning the change of name
    Since 1st November 1999, the institution's new name is "Council of Europe Development Bank" and the acronym CEB. The Bank was previously known as the "Council of Europe Social Development Fund"