12th European Meeting of People Experiencing Poverty: speech by László Andor
Type: Complete speech
Brussels - EP
On 19 June 2013, László Andor, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, participated in the 12th European Meeting of People Experiencing Poverty in the Esplanade in front of the European Parliament in Brussels.
On this occasion, he made a speech and underlined the social emergency call for actions.
Only the original language version is authentic and it prevails in the event of its differing from the translated versions.
||General view of the 12th EU Meeting of People experiencing Poverty, in the Esplanade in front of the European Parliament in Brussels
||Arrival of László Andor, Member of the EC in charge of Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, to the 12th EU Meeting of People experiencing Poverty
||Soundbite by Fintan Farrell, Director of the European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN), (in ENGLISH) giving some welcoming words
||László Andor being introduced
||Soundbite by László Andor (in ENGLISH) on the social emergency call for actions in order to fight poverty, on what has been done since the 2012 European meeting of People Experiencing Poverty, on the importance of the link between solidarity at European level and solidarity at national level, on the Social Investment Package, on the issue regarding the size of the future European Social Funds, on the vote at the European Parliament to increase the volume of European aid for the most deprived, and on the 2014 elections and how the European Union listens to its citizens.
||László Andor being thanked
||Soundbite by Fintan Farrell (in ENGLISH) saying that some members of the Parliament have joined them
||General atmosphere with László Andor meeting the participants (4 shots)