Visit of Andris Piebalgs to Mali: visit to the Timbuktu mission, with Ban Ki Moon, UN Secretary General, and extracts from the press conference

Type: Report   Reference: I-083310   Duration: 10:03:53  Lieu:
End production: 05/11/2013   First transmission: 06/11/2013
On 5 November 2013, Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, and Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, travelled to Timbuktu, Mali. On this occasion, they visited the Djinguereber Mosque and held a press conference 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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TIME DESCRIPTION DURATION
10:00:00 Title 00:00:05
10:00:05 General views of the United Nations (UN) plane (2 shots) 00:00:08
10:00:13 Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, boarding the UN plane 00:00:08
10:00:21 General view from the plane 00:00:07
10:00:29 Arrival of UN plane in Timbuktu, Mali 00:00:05
10:00:34 General view of the airport of Timbuktu 00:00:04
10:00:39 Andris Piebalgs getting off the UN plane 00:00:07
10:00:47 General view of the UN convoy 00:00:04
10:00:51 Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations, getting off the UN plane 00:00:05
10:00:57 Ban Ki-moon shaking hands with local military 00:00:06
10:01:03 Exterior views of the Djinguereber Mosque (3 shots) 00:00:14
10:01:18 Andris Piebalgs and Ban Ki-moon interacting with locals (2 shots) 00:00:16
10:01:34 Interior view of the mosque 00:00:03
10:01:38 "Institut des Hautes Etudes de Recherche Islamiques" sign 00:00:03
10:01:42 Andris Piebalgs and Ban Ki-moon interacting with locals outside the mosque 00:00:07
10:01:49 Ban Ki-moon interacting with locals 00:00:03
10:01:52 Old books of the Mosque 00:00:05
10:01:58 Andris Piebalgs looking at the books in the Mosque and interacting with locals 00:00:13
10:02:11 Andris Piebalgs and Ban Ki-moon with locals 00:00:04
10:02:15 Exterior view of the Mosque with military guards 00:00:03
10:02:19 Soundbite by Ban Ki-moon (in FRENCH) saying that together with the President of the World Bank and the President of the African Union, the Commissioner of the European Union, they are here to support the effort of the Malian Government and Sahelian people. They have just visited the mosque Djingareyber and they are very impressed by the civilisation, culture and history. 00:00:58
10:03:18 Andris Piebalgs applauding at the end of Ban Ki-moon's speech 00:00:06
10:03:24 Ban Ki-moon signing the guestbook (2 shots) 00:00:06
10:03:30 Andris Piebalgs looking at history posters in the mosque (2 shots) 00:00:11
10:03:42 Interior view of the mosque with militaries 00:00:04
10:03:46 Military guards on the roof of the building 00:00:03
10:03:49 General view of Timbuktu with UN convoy and security 00:00:03
10:03:53 Local musicians giving a welcome sign 00:00:06
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