Informal Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Cohesion Policy, Gödöllö: - arrivals - roundtable - group photo - extracts from the press conference

Type: News   Reference: 77389   Duration: 00:04:54  Lieu: Gödöllö, Hungary
End production: 20/05/2011   First transmission: 20/05/2011
Informal Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Cohesion Policy in Gödöllő, Hungary, 20 May, 2011. The topic of the meeting was: how to make Cohesion Policy contribute more effectively to the Europe 2020 Strategy. There was celebration: now is the 25 years of Cohesion Policy. A cake was prepared for tjis occasion.

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00:00:00 TITLE 00:00:05
00:00:05 Coach arrives 00:00:04
00:00:09 Mr Emmanuel BERTHIER, Interministerial Delegate for Spatial planning and Regional Attractiveness, DATAR for France, Mr Lambert VAN NISTELROOIJ, Member of the Committee on Regional Development of the European Parliament, delegate, Mr Johannes ROSSBACHER, Director at ÖROK (Austrian Conference on Spatial Planning at the Federal Chancellery) for Austria walking from coach 00:00:09
00:00:18 Car arrives 00:00:03
00:00:21 Mr Tamás FELLEGI, Minister of National Development for Hungary arrives 00:00:08
00:00:29 Mr Raffaele FITTO, Minister for Regional Affairs for Italy arrives 00:00:04
00:00:33 Car arrives 00:00:04
00:00:37 Mr Johannes HAHN, Member of the European Commission on Regional Policy 00:00:05
00:00:42 Roundtable 00:00:03
00:00:45 Mr Grima GODWIN, Principal Permanent Secretary for Malta sitting 00:00:03
00:00:48 Mr Michael Francis SMYTH, president of the ECO section of the EESC talking with delegate 00:00:03
00:00:51 Delegates talking 00:00:04
00:00:55 Roundtable 00:00:05
00:01:00 Delegates sitting 00:00:05
00:01:05 Family photo 00:00:04
00:01:09 (l-r) Delegate and Mr Emmanuel BERTHIER, Interministerial Delegate for Spatial planning and Regional Attractiveness, DATAR for France 00:00:03
00:01:12 Family photo 00:00:04
00:01:16 Ceremonial cutting of the anniversary cake 00:00:02
00:01:18 Mr Tamás FELLEGI, Minister of National Development for Hungary cutting the cake 00:00:03
00:01:21 Ms Elzbieta BIENKOWSKA, Regional Development Minister of Poland, taking the peace of cake from hungarian minister 00:00:14
00:01:35 Eating cake 00:00:06
00:01:41 Press conference 00:00:04
00:01:45 Jounalists and delegates listening 00:00:03
00:01:48 Soundbite: Mr Tamás FELLEGI, Minister of National Development for Hungary (HUNGARIAN): „Each and every member state thinks it is very important that we should enhance efficiently development policy tools, including compliance different criteria, accountability, deadlines, those are all very important issues, of cource there are some differences among member states as to who would like to see which solution and where. However, there is agreement among the 27 member states, I think with the Comission too, that all those are necessary. 00:00:38
00:02:26 Press conference 00:00:03
00:02:29 Journalists writeing 00:00:05
00:02:34 Soundbite: Mr Johannes HAHN, Member of the European Commission on Regional Policy (ENGLISH): „To agree with member states with regions at the begining of the financial perspective about certain targets, ceratin conditions which should be, must be fullfilled during the first year of the financial perspectives in order to reduce or to abandon battle next shortcomings which we face in connection with implementation of cohesion policy. 00:00:35
00:03:09 Press conference 00:00:05
00:03:14 Journalists listening 00:00:03
00:03:17 Soundbite: Mr Andor László, EU Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion (HUNGARIAN): „The crisies which is still there, and this is the deepest recession since the war, European economy is showing signs of revival, there are certain good signs but for the EU, whole member states, and whole region to be able to get to halthier part of development we need a stronger, more afficient cohesion policy. 00:00:33
00:03:50 Journalists listening 00:00:03
00:03:53 Soundbite: Mr Andor László, EU Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion (HUNGARIAN): „This is a partnership, it is not about Brussels, or anyone else telling or saying how to implement it. What the whole thing is about is Europeasn institutes and member states, communities, NGO’s need to establish good partnership among themselves in order to make sure that all future programs and their implementation shopuld be on the highest possible quality.” 00:00:29
00:04:22 Journalists listening 00:00:03
00:04:25 Press conference 00:00:03
00:04:28 Soundbite: Ms Elzbieta BIENKOWSKA, Regional Development Minister of Poland (ENGLISH: „Our ambition is to finalize, to rough up the discussion on the regulation that was mentioned before. That would be soon on the table regarding regaulation both of European regional fund, social fund and cohesion fund. We want to wrap it up till the end of 2012.” 00:00:22
00:04:50 End of press conference 00:00:04
00:04:54 END 00:00:00
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