European Development Days 2012 with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, participated in the launch event of the 7th European Development Days 2012. Despite the crisis, the EU and its Member States remained the most generous donors of development aid in the world. In his speech José Manuel Barroso urged even greater EU support in 2014-2020. The President then reiterated the EU's firm commitment to continue work on the Sustainable Development Goals and to follow up the conclusions of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Rio+20 of 17-22/06/2012.
Type: College Reference: I-074906 Date: 16/10/2012 Duration: 03:39 DG:Directorate-General for CommunicationLocation:Brussels - Tour et Taxis Thesaurus: African Union, Benin, Budget, Budget, Council of the EU - presidency, Council of the EU - presidency, Cyprus, Development, Development Cooperation, Development aid, Development aid, Development aid, EU external relations, EU external relations, EU relations with Member States, EU relations with Member States, European Commission - actions and programmes, European Day, Food facility, Malawi, Mozambique, Poverty,Budget Personalities:Armando Emílio Guebuza,Boni Thomas Yayi,Demetris Christofias,José Manuel Durão Barroso,Joyce Banda
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