Visit of Andris Piebalgs, to Mali: 04/11/2013
On 4 November 2013, Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, travelled to Bamako, Mali, in the framework of the announcement of a significant new EU funding of €5 billion for the Sahel region (Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal and Chad) for the period 2014 and 2020.
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||Arrival at Bamako Senou International Airport, Mali
||Arrival of Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations
||Bilateral meeting between Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Ban Ki-moon (2 shots)
||Ban Ki-moon and Andris Piebalgs being about to make statement to the press
||Cutaway of a photographer
||Soundbite by Ban-Ki-moon (in FRENCH) saying that they are here to demonstrate their solidarity for Malian people and Sahel, to show their determination to work with the Malian Government and the President Keita. He greets the President for his leadership. To ensure stability and peace, their action is urgent.He is very happy about the collaboration between The World Bank and the African Union for the Development of Sahel. They are going to discuss how to implement this development. Thank you.
||Cutaway of photographers