Open Days 2012: speech by Johannes Hahn on "Securing Regional Policy as The Investment Arm of the EU Budget"
Type: Complete speech
End production: 09/10/2012 First transmission: 09/10/2012
On 9 October 2012, Johannes Hahn, Member of the EC in charge of Regional Policy, moderated a round table on "Securing Regional Policy as the Investment Arm of the EU budget with local and regional representatives, at the European Commission in Brussels during the OPEN DAYS 2012.
The event will bring together some 6000 regional policy practitioners from all over Europe to share best practice and reinforce Regional Policy as the main instrument to realise the growth goals of Europe 2020 and supporting the EU's exit from the crisis.
Only the original language version is authentic and it prevails in the event of its differing from the translated versions.
||Soundbite by Johannes Hahn, Member of the EC in charge of Regional Policy, (in ENGLISH) moderating a round table on "Securing Regional Policy as the Investment Arm of the EU budget with local and regional representatives, at the European Commission in Brussels, welcoming the participants, opening the round table and talking about the reforms they have done and three significant improvements they have proposed.
||Shirin Wheeler, presenter of the EU Politics BBC's programme "The Record: Europe", (in ENGLISH) opening the questions/answers session
||Questions/answers session with Johannes Hahn