Participation of EU Commissioner Janez Potocnik to the Rio+20 summit

Type: NEWS   Référence: 86304   Durée: 00:02:41   Première transmission: 17/06/2012  Lieu: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fin de production: 17/06/2012
Commissioner Potocnik, member of the EC in charge of Environment is in Rio for the Rio+20 summit organised by the UN. Statement of the Commissioner.

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00:00:05 Wide shot of the Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro 00:00:05
00:00:10 Wide shot of the Summit entrance in RioCentro convention center 00:00:05
00:00:15 Close up of the Summit sign 00:00:05
00:00:20 Security forces deployed near the summit 00:00:05
00:00:25 Close up of Rio+20 sign 00:00:04
00:00:29 Wide shot of the European Union Pavilion 00:00:05
00:00:35 European Union flag 00:00:04
00:00:40 People entering the EU pavilion 00:00:05
00:00:45 Inside the EU Pavilion 00:00:05
00:00:50 CLose up on EU flag inside the pavilion 00:00:04
00:00:54 EU Commissioner Potocnik enters the meeting room in the EU pavilion for a meeting with NGOs 00:00:07
00:01:02 EU Commissioner Potocnik takes to the stage and sits down 00:00:05
00:01:08 Large view of meeting room 00:00:09
00:01:17 Close up of EU Commissioner Potocnik talking 00:00:00
00:01:17 SOUNDBITE by Commissioner Janez Potocnik (English): I am absolutely happy with the talks and meetings. First of all we have had a european ministers coordination then we also met minister Patriota brasilian minister, this was of course a very important meeting. We have received today the brasilian proposal, the new document. We think that we should try to make it more concrete, we should try to make it more ambitious and that is what we are working currently with our brasilian friends. 00:00:30
00:01:48 Mid shot of EU Commissioner Potocnik talking on stage 00:00:05
00:01:53 SOUNDBITE by Commissioner Janez Potocnik (English):the position of the EU is for the very beginning that we need to come from Rio with something that is credible enough, with something which is irreversible so that we really all together step behind our commitment that we will change our production and consumption that we will be step behind the green economy that is basically in the tile of our conference, in the context of course of poverty eradication which should be in the center of our attention but our commitment is simply that the things which should come from the conference in rio are so concrete that we give a clear message that we are ready to change our path for the future. 00:00:42
00:02:36 Mid shot of EU Commissioner Potocnik talking 00:00:04
00:02:41 SOUNDBITE by Commissioner Janez Potocnik (English):i am always optimistic until the very last moment, i think that we have pretty clear vision of what we would like to achieve and we will do our best that this will be the result. 00:00:00
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