José Manuel Barroso receives Honorary Degree from the University of Liverpool

Type: Report   Reference: I-058122   Duration: 11:14:02  Lieu:
End production: 03/07/2008   First transmission: 03/07/2008
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received an Honorary Degree from the University of Liverpool, on 3 July 2008. He took the opportunity to visit the city of Liverpool - European Capital of Culture 2008.

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11:10:31 Title 00:00:04
11:10:36 Exterior view of Philharmonic Hall (2 shots) 00:00:13
11:10:49 Arrival of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, at honorary guests room 00:00:08
11:10:57 Book of Honorary Graduates 00:00:04
11:11:01 José Manuel Barroso signing the Book of Honorary Graduates 00:00:12
11:11:13 Photo of José Manuel Barroso and Professor James Drummond Bone, University of Liverpool Vice-Chancellor (2 shots) 00:00:10
11:11:23 General view of the ceremony (4 shots) 00:00:20
11:11:43 José Manuel Barroso (in ENGLISH) saying that Europe faces now new challenges: climage change, growing competition from big emerging economies such as China or India, the crises of food and fuel prices; on what these challenges have in common; saying that they are shared by all the Europeans, from Liverpool to Lisbon and Ljubljana; they are also challenges which no country, even the biggest and most influencial can tackle successfully alone, which is why the EU can and must play a vital role 00:00:34
11:12:17 General view of the graduation ceremony (3 shots) 00:00:14
11:12:31 Views of Liverpool, European Capital of Culture 2008 (7 shots) 00:00:37
11:13:08 José Manuel Barroso leaving Tate Liverpool with Phil Redmond, Deputy Chair of Liverpool Culture Company (2 shots) 00:00:12
11:13:20 José Manuel Barroso (in ENGLISH) saying that Liverpool should serve as example as European Capital of Europe; the city has linked cultural project with city renovation; the EU is helping with a budget of 800 million Pounds, to be spent on the area from 2000 until 2013 00:00:42
11:14:02 José Manuel Barroso visiting the city of Liverpool (5 shots) 00:00:24
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