Friends of Cohesion High Level meeting in Bratislava with the participation of José Manuel Barroso: meeting with Robert Fico, group photo and round table

Type: Report   Reference: I-074769   Duration: 10:02:06  Lieu:
End production: 05/10/2012   First transmission: 05/10/2012
On 5 October 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, participated at the Friends of Cohesion meeting in Bratislava. During this meeting, the President pointed out the importance of cohesion policy as an investment in growth, people and competitiveness. He also highlighted that structural funds account for a significant proportion of public investment in Europe – more than half of all public investment in several member states. Then he recalled that the European Commission has proposed a number of innovative ways to accelerate their disbursement where it is most needed. This video shows a bilateral meeting between José Manuel Barroso and Robert Fico, Slovak Prime Minister. It also shows extracts of the High Level Meeting of the Friends of Cohesion and extracts of the group photo.

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10:00:00 Titile 00:00:05
10:00:05 General view of Bratislava 00:00:04
10:00:09 Arrival of the EU convoy (2 shots) 00:00:13
10:00:23 Round table with José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, and Robert Fico, Slovak Prime Minister (3 shots) 00:00:17
10:00:41 Slovak National Guard 00:00:05
10:00:46 Group photo (6 shots) 00:00:40
10:01:27 General views of the meeting room (2 shots) 00:00:10
10:01:37 Robert Fico and José Manuel Barroso 00:00:05
10:01:42 General view of the meeting room 00:00:03
10:01:45 Martin Schulz, President of the EP 00:00:05
10:01:50 José Manuel Barroso 00:00:05
10:01:55 Andrus Ansip, Estonian Prime Minister 00:00:05
10:02:00 Pedro Passos Coelho, Portuguese Prime Minister 00:00:05
10:02:06 General view of the meeting room 00:00:13
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