Consultation in New York with the global NGO Community on Building Back Better in Haiti: joint statement by Kristalina Georgieva and Bill Clinton, former President of the United States

Type: Report   Reference: I-065330   Duration: 10:03:32  Lieu:
End production: 25/03/2010   First transmission: 26/03/2010
On 25 March 2010, Kristalina Georgieva, Member of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, and Bill Clinton, United Nations Special Envoy for Haiti and Former President of the United States, were in New York for a consultation with the global NGO Community on Building Back Better in Haiti.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 Exterior views of the New York University (2 shots) 00:00:13
10:00:18 Kristalina Georgieva, Member of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, shaking hands with Representatives of NGO's 00:00:11
10:00:29 Cutaway of a sign 00:00:06
10:00:35 General view of the meeting 00:00:05
10:00:40 Soundbite by Kristalina Georgieva (in ENGLISH): we in Europe are determined to do our best to be part of the Union which will make a difference in the lives of kids, women, men who have survived the earthquake in Haiti but who also have survived decades of man made disasters in the country. 00:00:22
10:01:02 General views of the meeting (2 shots) 00:00:09
10:01:11 Soundbite by Kristalina Georgieva (in ENGLISH): building the whole of the country and building it better than it was, is the very best memorial for the 220,000 people who lost their lives on January 12th, and we from our side are committed to build it; thank you. 00:00:29
10:01:40 View of the New York City streets 00:00:12
10:01:52 Kristalina Georgieva, walking in the streets 00:00:06
10:01:58 Soundbite by Kristalina Georgieva (in ENGLISH): we have a great opportunity to meet with NGO's from North America, from Haiti, from Europe and together with Bill Clinton, an interaction to organize a forum to hear their voices; we are only a week away from the Conference on Haiti - very important that we set the course right and it is critical to hear the voices of people who will benefit from the assistance that they will get. 00:00:24
10:02:22 General view of the meeting 00:00:06
10:02:28 Soundbite by Kristalina Georgieva (in ENGLISH): the European Union is the largest provider of development assistance worldwide; we bring most resources to bear, 60% of the development assistance, and what we want to be is not only number 1 in volume of assistance but also number 1 in terms of results. 00:00:18
10:02:46 Arrival of Bill Clinton, United Nations Special Envoy for Haiti, at the meeting 00:00:07
10:02:53 Soundbite by Bill Clinton (in ENGLISH): we need to join the Government of Haiti in greater transparency, greater responsiveness to the plan, recognizing that we want to be partners; God only knows how many people wouldn't be alive today had it not been for the efforts of NGO's over decades (2 shots) 00:00:25
10:03:18 General view of the meeting 00:00:05
10:03:23 Kristalina Georgieva, talking with Bill Clinton 00:00:06
10:03:29 Cutaway of a flag of New York University 00:00:03
10:03:32 View of New York City 00:00:18
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