The High Representative participates in the presentation of ANCE Report 2013 (Farnesina, 1 October 2013)
Today, Mrs. Rezan Kader participated in the presentation of the ANCE Report for 2013, in the International Conference Hall at the Farnesina, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This year's report focused on the presence of Italian construction firms worldwide.
Organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the National Association of Construction Businesses (ANCE), the event has been opened by the Secretary General of the Ministry, Ambassador Michele Valensise, and by the Chair of the Association, Paolo Buzzetti. Their presentations has been followed by those of the Deputy Minister for Economic Development, Carlo Calenda, and the Vice President, and Chair of ANCE's Committee for Works Abroad, Giandomenico Ghella. Mr. Ghella illustrated, in detail, the positioning of Italian construction companies in the principal international markets. Finally, the Under-Secretary for Infrastructure and Transport, Rocco Girlanda, and the Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Marta Dassù, closed the proceedings.
The annual event to present the ANCE report should be set against the background of the Farnesina's enhanced collaboration with major business organizations with a strong international outlook. Representatives of the construction sector, the institutions, businesses associations, and the foreign diplomatic corps in Italy have attended.