László ANDOR, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, visits the Fresco Village of Bódvalenke, Hungary

Type: News   Reference: i-077207   Duration: 00:03:52  Lieu: Bódvalenke, Hungary
End production: 06/04/2013   First transmission: 06/04/2013
László Andor celebrated the International Romani Day in the Fresco Village of Bódvalenke. Bódvalenke is a 95% Roma village in dire poverty, where Roma painters from Hungary and other European countries painted beautiful, gigantic murals on the walls of the houses. After the official celebration Commissioner Andor met local and regional Roma leaders and representatives of major NGOs with Roma integration programmes.

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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
00:00:00 TITLE 00:00:05
00:00:05 Exterior shot in Bódvalenke's street of the visit of László ANDOR, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion 00:00:06
00:00:11 View of the EU commissioner in charge of Employment and Social Affairs, László ANDOR, arriving in front of a mural painting 00:00:05
00:00:16 View of a detail of the mural painting 00:00:06
00:00:22 Soundbite 1, László ANDOR, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion "In this village of Bódvalenke, it's a remarkable example of a project which drew attention to the human potential in the Roma community because they developped in these last few years this village full of painting and paintors." 00:00:18
00:00:40 View of the EU commissioner in charge of Employment and Social Affairs, László ANDOR, meeting the hungarian minister of Human Resources, M. Zoltán Balog 00:00:05
00:00:45 Pano from the official delegation toward a mural painting of a house 00:00:05
00:00:50 EU commissioner in charge of Employment and Social Affairs, László ANDOR, meet a roma kid with the hungarian delegation 00:00:09
00:00:59 Soundbite 2, László ANDOR, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion "There is a great human potential here which is capable of creating, contributing with art to society and there is striking gap between this creativity and the condition of poverty and exclusion which Roma people experience. So this gap need to be analyze but also patch through serious actions and this actions can only be successful if the Roma organizations themselves together with the national authorities and the EU support cooperate." 00:00:30
00:01:29 Shot of the EU commissioner László ANDOR entering in a roma house 00:00:14
00:01:43 Various shots of the EU commissioner László ANDOR and the hungarian delegation sitting at the roma's table for lunch (3 shots) 00:00:18
00:02:01 Soundbite 3, László ANDOR, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion "The European Union, in the recent years, has developped a framework strategy for the integration of the Roma people focusing on four key areas: education, employment, health and housing. Every year we evaluate what the member states are doing in the aim to achieve visible progress." 00:00:20
00:02:21 General view of the stage where a Roma band celebrate the Romani Day 00:00:06
00:02:27 Close-up on a musicien of the Roma band 00:00:06
00:02:33 View of the EU commissioner László ANDOR, in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion watching the music band 00:00:05
00:02:38 Another view of the music band playing music 00:00:05
00:02:43 View of the European flag 00:00:06
00:02:49 Soundbite 4, László ANDOR, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion "It's very important to ensure that the same framework applies everywhere, that is no discrimination in EU member states, is no ethnic segregation in EU member states and all countries can look at this question with a positive approach, what kind of social investment is needed to ensure that people live in decent conditions, the children grow up in better condition than their parents and they will be more employable than the current generation of the Roma in many EU countries". 00:00:35
00:03:24 Various shots of the EU commissioner in charge of Employment and Social Affairs, László ANDOR, in the meeting with regional Roma leaders and representatives of major NGOs with Roma integration programmes (4 shots) 00:00:23
00:03:47 General exterior view of the meeting house 00:00:05
00:03:52 END 00:00:00
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