Visit of Denis Mukwege, Director of the Panzi Hospital in Bukavu, to Kristalina Georgieva and Andris Piebalgs: common press conference
On 6 November 2012, Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Kristalina Georgieva, Member designate of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, received the visit of Denis Mukwege, Director of the Panzi Hospital in Bukavu, at the European Commission in Brussels. On this occasion, Kristalina Georgieva and Andris Piebalgs gave a joint press briefing and, together with Denis Mukwege, answered journalists' questions.
Denis Mukwege is in Brussels following a brutal attack against him on 25 October 2012, in which he was almost killed. A member of his staff lost his life in the incident. SHOTLIST