Joint press conference by Andris Piebalgs and Štefan Füle, Members of the EC, on the budget proposals for the EC external instruments for 2014-2020
Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Štefan Füle, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy, gave a joint press conference following the adoption by the EC of the budget proposals for its external instruments for 2014-2020. They will allow the Union to fulfil its responsibility on the global stage: fighting poverty and promoting democracy, peace, stability and prosperity. The range of instruments will support developing countries as well as countries in the European neighbourhood and those that are preparing accession into the EU.
Andris Piebalgs, on the right, and Štefan Füle Reference:P-020041 Date:07/12/2011