EU-Myanmar Task Force: opening speech by Catherine Ashton
The first EU-Myanmar Task Force took place in Yangon and Naypyidaw, in Myanmar/Burma, from 13 to 15 November 2013.
The purpose of the Task Force is to provide comprehensive support to the transition in Myanmar/Burma by bringing together all of the tools and mechanisms – both political and economic (development aid, peace process support, investments) – available to the EU.
On 15 November, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, delivered an opening speech at the plenary session in Naypyidaw. SHOTLIST
Type: Report Reference: I-083631 Date: 15/11/2013 Duration: 05:56Personalities: Baroness Ashton of Upholland, U Thein SeinLocation:Naypyidaw - Myanmar International Convention Center Languages:ORIGINAL,