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G8 Summit with the participation of José Manuel Barroso

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José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, took part in the 38th G8 Summit which was held in Camp David. Besides the economic situation, G8 leaders discussed global challenges such as food security, the fight against poverty, climate action and energy security. The debate also covered international issues, such as Afghanistan and the Arab Spring.
During the joint press conference, José Manuel Barroso highlighted that the EU was taking decisive action to foster sustainable development, increase agricultural resilience and reduce poverty, promoting democratic values and the rule of law and enhancing international stability. He added that he EU was ready to rise to global challenges with responsibility and solidarity, in the G8 and beyond.

Type: College   Reference: I-073354   Date: 21/05/2012   Duration: 03:25
Personalities:   Monti, Mario |   Noda, Yoshihiko |   Obama, Barack |   Rompuy, Herman Van |   Medvedev, Dmitri |   Cameron [Prime Minister], David |   Harper, Stephen |   Hollande, François |   Merkel, Angela |   Barroso, José Manuel  
Location: Camp David  
Languages: ORIGINAL

Tags: EU external relations | EU relations with Member States | Economic situation | Euro area | European Commission - visits made | European Council - President | G8 | Greece | Interinstitutional cooperation | National debt | Non-governmental organisation | United States
RAPID: INFO PRESS, SPEECH, INFO PRESS, MEMO, MEMO,
© European Union, 2012   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
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