Signing ceremony of the EU/Angola Joint Way Forward with the participation of Andris Piebalgs
End production: 23/07/2012 First transmission: 23/07/2012
On 23 July 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, Ana Dias Lourenço, Angolan Minister for Planning, and Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti, Angolan Minister for Foreign Affairs, signed the Angola-EU Signature Joint Way Forward, at the European Commission, in Brussels.
This agreement aims to raise to a new level the relationship between Angola and the EU, by deepening the political dialogue and bilateral cooperation in areas of common interest, recognizing Angola's growing regional and international role and the importance of strengthening the bilateral relationship.
The intensified dialogue and cooperation between Angola and the European Union will cover several areas, including peace and security, economic growth and sustainable development, good governance and human rights, energy, transport, environment, science and technology, and education.
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||Arrival of Ana Dias Lourenço, Angolan Minister for Planning, Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti, Angolan Minister for Foreign Affairs, Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, to the EU-Angola signature Joint Way Forward, at the European Commission in Brussels
||Signing ceremony with Ana Dias Lourenço, Georges Rebelo Pinto Chiko, José Manuel Barroso and Andris Piebalgs
||Handshakes between Ana Dias Lourenço, Georges Rebelo Pinto Chiko, José Manuel Barroso and Andris Piebalgs before their departure