6th European Summit of Regions and Cities with the participation of José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, went to Athens, where he participated in the 6th European Summit of Regions and Cities, jointly organised by the Committee of the Regions (CoR) and the Region of Attica. The event was entitled "European recovery: Local solutions". The objective of the Summit was to take stock of the efforts made at European, national, regional and local level to deliver job-rich recovery. It also brought a high-level debate with European political leaders about the 2014 European elections and the future of the EU.