Award ceremony of the gold medals of the Jean Monnet Foundation for Europe with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, went to Lausanne where he made a speech entitled "A new federative moment" (Un nouveau moment fédérateur) at the Jean Monnet Foundation for Europe in the presence of Micheline Calmy-Rey, President of the Swiss Confederation.
It was the 30th anniversary of the Foundation. Emilio Colombo, former President of the EP, and Javier Solana, former Secretary General of the Council of the EU and High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP), received the Gold Medal of the Foundation on this occasion.
Type: College Reference: I-071064 Date: 10/10/2011 Duration: 01:26 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Lausanne - Jean Monnet Foundation for Europe Thesaurus: Award Ceremony, EU external relations, Jean Monnet Foundation for Europe, Museum, Switzerland,European Commission - visits made Personalities:Emilio Colombo,Javier Solana,José Manuel Durão Barroso,José María Gil-Robles,Micheline Calmy-Rey
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