Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Burundi: 22/02/2013

Type: Report   Reference: I-076238   Duration: 10:03:53  Lieu:
End production: 22/02/2013   First transmission: 22/02/2013
On 22 February 2013 Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, paid a visit to Gervais Rufyikiri, Second Vice-President of Burundi. He travelled to Bujumbura, the capital, to announce an €18 million new project on food security for the benefit of around 20,000 households and to treat 80,000 undernourished children in the country. Andris Piebalgs also launched a second project, worth €50 million, to provide access to sustainable energy for a million of Burundi's citizens, particularly for those living in rural areas. During his stay, he also visited the central market of Bujumbura which recently burnt down.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:18
10:00:18 Handshake between Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Gervais Rufyikiri, Second Vice-President of Burundi 00:00:06
10:00:24 Picture on the wall 00:00:02
10:00:26 Round table with Gervais Rufyikiri and Andris Piebalgs (3 shots) 00:00:10
10:00:37 Painting on the wall 00:00:02
10:00:39 Gervais Rufyikiri and Andris Piebalgs 00:00:04
10:00:44 Signatrue of financial agreements between EU and Burundi in the presence of Gervais Rufyikiri and Andris Piebalgs (7 shots) 00:00:26
10:01:11 Soundbite by Andris Piebalgs (in ENGLISH) on the aid provided by the EU to Burundi. 00:00:39
10:01:50 Group photo with Gervais Rufyikiri (4th of the 1st row, from left to right) and Andris Piebalgs (5th of the 1st row, from left to right) 00:00:03
10:01:54 Andris Piebalgs arriving at the central market of Bujumbura which recently burnt down 00:00:11
10:02:05 Andris Piebalgs visiting the burnt down central market of Bujumbura (4 shots) 00:00:28
10:02:34 Soundbite by Rebeca Grynspan, Associate Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (in ENGLISH) on the fire and its consequences 00:00:31
10:03:05 View of the damages 00:00:04
10:03:10 Soundbite by Andris Piebalgs (in ENGLISH) on the fire and the reconstruction process. 00:00:42
10:03:53 View of the damages 00:00:05
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