Participation of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, Andris Piebalgs and Karel De Gucht, Members of the EC, in the EU/South Africa Summit
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Karel De Gucht, Member of the EC in charge of Trade, participated in the 6th EU/South Africa Summit in Pretoria with Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, and Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa. The event took place on the same day of the celebration of the "Mandela Day" dedicated to Nelson Mandela and marking his contribution to the anti-apartheid struggle.
José Manuel Barroso and Herman van Rompuy also visited a humanitarian aid warehouse, used by "Stop Hunger Now", an international hunger relief agency. They both packed parcels containing food on this occasion.
Herman van Rompuy, José Manuel Barroso and Andris Piebalgs (in the foreground, from right ... Reference:P-023727 Date:18/07/2013
Andris Piebalgs, Karel De Gucht and Hugo Sobral, Deputy Head of cabinet of José Manuel ... Reference:P-023727 Date:18/07/2013