Navigation path

Login   |   Register

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR










Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases

Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Member of the EC in charge of Research, Innovation and Science, and Michel Barnier, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market and Services, went to Paris, as the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation pledged to work together to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other poverty-related diseases that together affect more than 1 billion people worldwide. The agreement, signed by Bill Gates, Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, creates a new strategic partnership for research in the area. Between 2007 and 2011, the foundation and the European Commission have contributed around 2.4 billion euro (3.1 billion USD) to research and development focused on poverty-related infectious diseases, supporting the development of more than 20 new and improved products.
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Bill Gates, on the left, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Bill Gates, on the left, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership to fight against ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signing for the creation of the new partnership to fight against poverty-related diseases ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Handshake between Bill Gates, on the right, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Handshake between Bill Gates, on the right, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signing for the creation of the new partnership to fight against poverty-related diseases ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership to fight against ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Máire Geoghegan-Quinn holding a microphone
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership to fight against ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership to fight against ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Bill Gates, on the right, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Bill Gates, faced
In the reflection of the mirror: Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, on the ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Bill Gates, faced
In the reflection of the mirror: Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, on the ...
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Handshake between Bill Gates, on the right, and Máire Geoghegan-Quinn
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Bill Gates and Michel Barnier (from left to left)
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Discussion between Bill Gates, on the right, and Michel Barnier
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
M‡ire Geoghehan-Quinn giving an interview
Reference: P-023460
Date: 10/06/2013
20 Results
 1  of  2 

Related photos

Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight against poverty-related diseases
Signature ceremony for the creation of the new partnership between the EU and ...
Ref: 023460
Date: 10/06/2013



Related videos

04:27 Visit of Máire Geoghegan-Quinn to Paris
Visit of Máire Geoghegan-Quinn to Paris
Ref: I-079140
Date: 10/06/2013



You don't find what you are looking for? Ask us!


Wed 12/04
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Prime Minister of Estonia, Jüri Ratas, together with Members of his Government, will pay a visit to the European Commission on Wednesday 3 May 2017. After a bilateral meeting between European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Mr Ratas, the Commission Members and...
Tue 28/03
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 27 April 2017, the European Commission will adopt its monthly infringements package. These decisions seek to enforce EU law across Europe so that citizens and businesses can benefit fully from the internal market.
Tue 18/04
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: In April 2017, the European Commission will present the final outline of the European Pillar of Social Rights. This will be accompanied by a set of concrete initiatives, such as a proposal to help working parents and carers manage their family life and...
Tue 25/04
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 April 2017 The European Commission can confirm that on 25 April 2017 its officials carried out unannounced inspections at the premises of companies active in the mobile telecommunications sector in Sweden.
Tue 25/04
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 April 2017 The European Commission is announcing today at the United Nations in Geneva its intention to release further support of €116 million for those in need in Yemen. The support includes €46 million of emergency humanitarian aid and €70 million to support...
Tue 25/04
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 25 / 04 / 2017 Brussels, 25 April 2017 EU pledges additional €116 million at Yemen Pledging Conference in Geneva for urgent needs of civilians The European Commission is announcing today at the United Nations in Geneva its intention to release further support...
Tue 25/04
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Luxembourg, 25 April 2017 Dear Koen, Dear Katalin, Ladies and gentlemen, Talking about the challenges that law enforcement authorities face in obtaining quickly e-evidence in the context of criminal investigations is crucial.
Tue 25/04
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 25 April 2017 In the fourth quarter of 2016, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.4% in the euro area (EA19), a decrease compared with 1.6% in the third quarter of 2016.
Tue 25/04
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 25 April 2017 In 2016, the employment rate of the population aged 20 to 64 in the European Union (EU) stood at 71.1%, up compared with both 2015 (70.1%) and its previous peak recorded in 2008 (70.3%).
Tue 25/04
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 25 April 2017 Today European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Prime Minister of Kosovo Isa Mustafa met in Brussels to discuss the final steps needed to fulfil the remaining requirements of the visa liberalisation dialogue with Kosovo.

Go to useful links page Useful links


Go to rss page Go to EU Tube page Go to twitter page Go to facebook page Go to contact page