Official visit of Commissioner Vassiliou to Brazil (3-9). Cultural visit of the Parliament, the National Museum (Niemeyer), the Kubistchek Memorial, the Churches of Dom Bosco and Nossa Senhora de Fatima, the Cathedral, the Superquadra 308 and ECCO.
10:00 - Meets with Brazilian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Antonio Patriota.
11:00 - Meets with Senator Cristobal.
14:00 - Meets with students and with the Rector and Members of the Academic community at the University of Brasilia.
15:10 - Gives a speech at the Auditorium of the International Affairs Department.
16:00 - Meets with Brazilian Minister of Culture, Mrs Ana de Hollanda (Brazilia).
11:00 - Meets with EUNIC.
10:00 - Meets with Brazilian Minister of Education, Mr Fernando Haddad.
14:30 - Gives a press conference Meeting with journalists (Brazilia).
Attends the EU Ambassador's meeting in the EU Delegation.
10:00 - Visits the National Cinema Agency ANCINE and meets with the Director of International Affairs Mr Alberto Flaksman.
12:00 - Visits the Real Gabinete Português de Leitura and Sao Bento Monastery.
14:30 - Visits Real Madrid Foundation sports projects (Rio de Janeiro).
10:00 - Visits the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and meets with the Rector of the University and Academics.
14:30 - Visits the Outeiro da Gloria Church and the Moreira Salles Foundation (Rio de Janeiro).
12:30 - 12:30 - Meets with the President of the Getulio Vargas Foundation Mr Simonsen, the Secretary for Culture of the Rio Government, Mr Khalil, the Director of International Affairs of ANCINE Mr Alberto Flaksman; the Director of the Rio Film Festival and of the Estacao Group Mrs Ethilda Santiago and Ambassador Moyret, French Consul General.
10:00 - Visits the PANGEA Project (Centro de Estudos Sócio Ambientais in partnership with Italian organization OIKOS) and meets with young people.
14:00 - Visits the Odebrecht Foundation and meets with Mr Mauricio Medeiros, President of the Foundation, Mr Waldeck Ornelas, President and vice-President (Education and Social Issues) and Mr Eduardo Platon, Directof of International Affairs (Salvador).
15:30 - Receives Vice Prime Minister of Georgia, State minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration, Mr Giorgi Baramidze
12:30 - Press conference on Education Benchmarks Report
12:00 - Takes part at the 'European Opera Days press conference' organized by the political platform for Arts and Culture "Culture Action Europe"