Navigation path

Login   |   Register

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR










Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde

Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, embarked on a high-level visit to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde, during which he underlined the EU’s ongoing commitment to supporting the region and confirmed future funding for the three countries.
The visit was Andris Piebalgs' first ever to Senegal and Cape Verde, and first high level visit since 2008 to Mauritania. He met with Heads of states and governments, ministers and representatives of civil society of the three countries, and discuss future priorities and ongoing areas of cooperation, notably to implement EU's development blueprint known as the "Agenda for Change", as well as regional issues of common interest and the post-2015 agenda (when the current Millennium Development Goals are due to expire).
Besides, this high level visit was a key opportunity for Andris Piebalgs to meet African leaders ahead of the 4th Africa-EU Summit, which will take place in Brussels on 2-3 April 2014. Mauritania has the presidency of the AU in 2014 and will co-preside over the events of the EU-Africa Summit. Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President of Mauritania, was also one of the ten members of the High Level Committee on the post 2015 process.
In October 2013, Andris Piebalgs had announced €6.4 billion for 16 countries in the region of West Africa1 (subject to confirmation by EU Member States) between 2014-2020, which is expected to support investments that generate growth and job creation for the 300 million citizens of West Africa.
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, on the left, visiting the Center for renewable Energies and Industrial ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Sandro Mazzetti, Project Manager at Lux Development, Andris Piebalgs, an interpreter and ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, President of Cape Verde, and Ulísses Correia e ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, in the centre, and Jose Manuel Pinto Teixeira, Head of the Delegation of ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, in the centre, and Jose Manuel Pinto Teixeira, Head of the Delegation of ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
José Luis Rocha, Cape Verdean Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Janira Hopffer ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Handshake between Jorge Carlos Fonseca, President of Cape Verde, on the right, and Andris ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Discussion between Jorge Carlos Fonseca, President of Cape Verde, on the right, and Andris ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Discussion between Jorge Carlos Fonseca, President of Cape Verde, on the right, and Andris ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Humberto Brito, Cape Verdean Minister for Toursim, Industry and Energy, on the left, and ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Humberto Brito, Cape Verdean Minister for Toursim, Industry and Energy, on the left, ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Humberto Brito, Cape Verdean Minister for Toursim, Industry and Energy, Andris Piebalgs ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, in the centre, visiting a project in the field of renewable energy, ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, in the centre, visiting a project in the field of renewable energy, ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Antão Fortes, CEO of Cabeólica, on the left, and Andris Piebalgs, on the right, visiting a ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Humberto Brito, Cape Verdean Minister for Toursim, Industry and Energy, on the right, and ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
José Luis Rocha, Cape Verdean Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, on the left, and ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Andris Piebalgs, in the centre, and Cristina Duarte, Cape Verdean Minister for Finance and ...
Reference: P-024798
Date: 14/02/2014
79 Results
 1  of  5 

Related photos

Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape Verde
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC, to Mauritania, Senegal and the Cape ...
Ref: 024798
Date: 15/02/2014



Related videos

01:49 Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Cape Verde: 15/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Cape Verde: 15/02/2014
Ref: I-086231
Date: 15/02/2014
04:06 Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Cape Verde: 14/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Cape Verde: 14/02/2014
Ref: I-086230
Date: 14/02/2014
04:48 Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Senegal: 13/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Senegal: 13/02/2014
Ref: I-086227
Date: 13/02/2014
04:27 Visit of Andris Piebalgs, to Senegal: 12/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, to Senegal: 12/02/2014
Ref: I-086226
Date: 12/02/2014
04:16 Visit of Andris Piebalgs, to Mauritania: 10/02/2014
Visit of Andris Piebalgs, to Mauritania: 10/02/2014
Ref: I-086228
Date: 10/02/2014




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


Sat 13/01
European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 1-2 February 2018, the Directorate-General for Informatics, the IT Department of the European Commission, organises the first Open Project Management (PM²) Conference to present ways the free and open project management methodology  - developed by the Commission in 2007 - can enable...
Tue 16/01
European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 16 January 2018 The first-ever Europe-wide strategy on plastics, adopted today, is a part of the transition towards a more circular economy. It will protect the environment from plastic pollution whilst fostering growth and innovation, turning a challenge into a positive agenda for the...
Tue 16/01
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 January 2018 The 2017 State Aid Scoreboard, published today by the European Commission, confirms the benefits of the Juncker Commission's State Aid Modernisation package. Over 97% of new implemented aid measures fell under the new General Block Exemption Regulation and could be quickly...
Tue 16/01
European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 16 January 2018 Questions & Answers: A European strategy for plastics Why do we need a European strategy for plastics? Plastics are everywhere but too much of it is used only once before thrown away.
Tue 16/01
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 16 / 01 / 2018 Brussels, 16 January 2018 COLLEGE MEETING: Circular Economy: Commission presents Strategy for Plastics The first-ever Europe-wide strategy on plastics was adopted today as part of the transition towards a more circular economy.
Tue 16/01
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 January 2018 A circular economy aims to maintain the value of products, materials and resources for as long as possible and minimise the generation of waste. The European Commission publishes today aCommunication on the monitoring framework for the circular economy and an accompanying Staff...
Tue 16/01
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 January 2018 The European Commission can confirm that on 15 January 2018 its officials carried out an unannounced inspection at the premises of a company operating in the kraft paper sector.
Mon 15/01
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 January 2018 The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules Polish support to SMEs in the shipbuilding sector. This measure will encourage new investment and benefit regional development in Poland.
Mon 15/01
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 January 2018 The European Union has adopted a new €5 million programme to support the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, strengthening its response to the crisis. The new initiative aims at supporting the identification and registration of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, at facilitating the...
Mon 15/01
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 15 / 01 / 2018 Brussels, 15 January 2018 Commission blocks Austrian regulator from introducing measures which would unduly favour the national broadcaster The European Commission decided to block today a proposal by Austrian broadcasting regulator KommAustria, as it is not compatible with...

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