EU/Brazil Summit: Signature ceremony of Protocols and Memorandum of Understanding to the EU-Brazil Partnership and Cooperation Agreement
End production: 24/01/2013 First transmission: 24/01/2013
On 24 January 2013, the JRC and the Brazilian Ministry for Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI) have signed, in Brasilia, in the context of the 6th EU-Brazil Summit, a Cooperation Arrangement to strengthen and further structure scientific and other cooperative activities in the areas of disaster prevention and crisis management; climate change and sustainable management of natural resources and ecosystem services; energy, including bioenergy and smart grids; food security; bioeconomy; information and communication technologies (ICT), as well as nanotechnologies. Another agreement on Animals Welfare was also signed on this occasion.
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||Ana Paula Zacarias, Head of the delegation of the EU in Brazil, and José Carlos Vaz, Brazilian Vice-Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply, signing an agreement on Animal Welfare, in the presence of José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, Herman van Rompuy, President of the European Council, and Dilma Rousseff, President of Brazil
||Dominique Ristori, Director General of the Joint Research Centre (JRC), and Marco Antonio Raupp, Brazilian Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation, signing an agreement which will allow for greater cooperation in many scientific areas in the presence of José Manuel Barroso, Dilma Roussel and Herman van Rompuy