State of the Union Address 2017 by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC: extracts from the address (1st part)

Type: Speech - summary   Référence: I143108   Durée: 04:38  Lieu: Strasbourg - EP/Louise Weiss
On 13 September 2017, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, delivered his 2017 State of the European Union address before the Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, presenting his priorities for the year ahead and outlining his vision for how the European Union could evolve by 2025. From this perspective, he set out a Roadmap for a More United, Stronger and More Democratic Union.On this occasion, Jean-Claude Juncker's address was also followed by speeches and discussions with Members of the European Parliament.This video shows extracts from the address.

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00:00:00 Title 00:00:05
00:00:05 Exterior view of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France 00:00:05
00:00:10 SOUNDBITE by Antonio Tajani (in ITALIAN) on the contribution of the EP 00:00:47
00:00:57 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in ENGLISH): We are now in the fifth year of an economic recovery that finally reaches every single Member State. 00:00:10
00:01:07 General view of the hemicycle during the speech of Jean-Claude Juncker 00:00:01
00:01:09 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in ENGLISH): Unemployment is at a nine year low. Almost 8 million jobs have been created during this mandate so far. 00:00:10
00:01:18 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in ENGLISH): The wind is back in Europe's sails.We now have a window of opportunity but it will not stay open forever.Let us make the most of the momentum, catch the wind in our sails. 00:00:17
00:01:35 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that he wants them to strengthen their European trade agenda.Yes, Europe is open for business. But there must be reciprocity. They have to get what they give. 00:00:19
00:01:55 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that today, they are proposing to open trade negotiations with Australia and New Zealand. 00:00:08
00:02:03 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that he wants all of these agreements to be finalised by the end of this mandate. And he wants them negotiated in the fullest transparency. 00:00:12
00:02:15 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that gone are the days of no transparency. Gone are the days of rumours, of incessantly questioning the Commission's motives.He calls on the Council to do the same. 00:00:15
00:02:30 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that Europe must always defend its strategic interests.This is why today they are proposing a new EU framework for investment screening. 00:00:14
00:02:44 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that Set against the collapse of ambition in the United States, Europe will ensure they make their planet great again. It is the shared heritage of all of humanity.The Commission will shortly present proposals to reduce the carbon emissions of their transport sector. 00:00:25
00:03:09 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that Cyber-attacks know no borders and no one is immune. This is why, today, the Commission is proposing new tools, including a European Cybersecurity Agency, to help defend them against such attacks. 00:00:19
00:03:28 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that he cannot talk about migration without paying strong tribute to Italy for their tireless and noble work 00:00:13
00:03:41 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that Italy is saving Europe's honour in the Mediterranean. 00:00:04
00:03:45 SOUNDBITE by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, (in FRENCH) saying that before the end of the month, the Commission will present a new set of proposals with an emphasis on returns, solidarity with Africa and opening legal pathways. When it comes to returns: people who have no right to stay in Europe must be returned to their countries of origin. When only 36% of irregular migrants are returned, it is clear they need to significantly step up their work. 00:00:39
00:04:24 General views of the audience during the speech of Jean-Claude Juncker (3 shots) 00:00:14
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