Tip: Activate javascript to be able to use all functions of our website

Financing with vision. Systematic evaluation.

KfW Group is committed on behalf of the state to improving economic, social and environmental conditions in Germany, Europe and the world. The financing it provides contributes to solving global challenges such as climate and demographic change and globalisation. In future, it will also become more active in the area of digitalisation. A consistent focus is on promoting forward-looking projects that effectively advance sustainable development.

All the facts and figures about our business operations are available in the following document:

Download   (PDF, 301 KB, accessible)

Topics related to sustainability in KfW’s business operations

Read more in the GRI Report of the KfW Sustainability Report 2017

GRI Report 2017

The GRI Report documents the outcomes and impacts achieved by KfW Group in 2017 in terms of sustainable development.

GRI-Report 2017

KfW sustainability portal

Which measures is KfW currently engaged in and how is the group continuing to develop? This portal provides more detailed information about sustainability at KfW.

Find out more

KfW Stories

KfW Group’s digital magazine tells stories from all over the world: about inventors, property owners, entrepreneurs, about people in the spotlight and people in the shadows. About ecology. And about growth.

Find out more


If you have any questions about sustainability at KfW Group, please e-mail: