The Prince of Asturias emphasizes the "transcendency" of the consumers' associations in the European area
The Prince of Asturias, Felipe de Borbón, stood out in Avila the "transcendency" of the role of the consumers' associations in the European area, specially when they work from a common platform. Likewise, he expressed his recognition of the European Parliament, which today received the Prize OCU to the Consumption; an award that there gathered the president of this institution, Josep Borrell.
The Prince of Asturias emphasizes the role of the consumers' associations
The Prince of Asturias was unanimously congratulated all over the world: before, during and after the act of delivery of the Prize OCU to the Consumption to the European Parliament, which received Josep Borrell, on the part of whom they approached the environment of the Palace of them Highland and of the institutional representatives who took part in the general assembly of the Bureau Eropéen des Unions de Consommateurs (BEUC).
The Prince of Asturias visited yesterday the Brigade of of Hunters of Mountain in Jaca. The principal topic of conversation of his stay was the infanta Leonor. Don Felipe answered to the alluvium of questions and indicated that the small one, with her weepings " gives the touch of reveille ". Nevertheless, like the proud father who is, did not hesitate to stress: " In spite of everything, we sleep a bit ".
BARCELONA. - Prince Felipe has inaugurated the V Conference of presidents of Euromediterráneos Parliaments in Barcelona, that will try to foment the dialogue or the fight against the international terrorism. The Catalan capital returns east weekend to welcome a great summit of Government and Chiefs of State of the two river basins of the Mediterranean ten years after taking the ' Process of Barceloná.
The Euromediterránea Conference, whose first summit of Government and Chiefs of State will be celebrated next 27 and 28 of November in the Catalan capital, 10 years after the beginning of the denominated ' Process of Barceloná, is a forum that reunites to the countries of the UE and those of the South borders and this of the Mediterranean with the objective to establish a common space of peace, stability, prosperity and security ".
Don Felipe inaugurated the Conference, accompanied of the presidents of the Congress, Manuel Marín; of the Senate, Francisco Red Javier; of the Generalitat, Pasqual Maragall; of the Parliament of Catalonia, Ernest Benach, and of the minister of Outer Subjects, Miguel Moratinos Angel. I
n the words with which Prince de Asturias ended the act, he emphasized that the process of Barcelona, initiate for ten years, "has been causing a productive debate in the three fundamental scopes that it covers this initiative: the politician and of security, economic and financial and social and the cultural one ".
The Conference they attend parliamentary representatives of 38 countries of the UE and the Mediterranean shore, as well as of Albania, Andorra and the Croatia like observers.
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Don Felipe, in 5ª conference of parliamentary presidents
Principe de Asturias attended the inauguration of 5ª Conference of presidents of Parliaments, which they attend the presidents of several cameras of Euromediterráneos countries. The institutional act was celebrated in the seat of the Catalan Parliament.
The Euro-Mediterranean Partnership thus comprises 35 members, 25 EU Member States and 10 Mediterranean Partners (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian Authority, Syria, Tunisia and Turkey).