Keynote speech by José Manuel Barroso in the Europe 2020 Summit of the Lisbon Council
Type: Complete speech
Brussels - International Press Centre
On 7 March 2013, at the Europe 2020 Summit of the Lisbon Council, held in Brussels, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, gave a keynote speech titled "Europe 2020: A blueprint for the Post-Crisis World" in which he set out the EU's approach to facing up to economic challenges: confidence and competitiveness are the keys to long term sustainable and inclusive growth.
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||Soundbite by Ann Mettler, Executive Director and co-Founder of The Lisbon Council, (in ENGLISH) giving some introductory words and inviting José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC,to take the floor