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"Investing in education, training and research is the best investment we can make for Europe's future. In the period 2014 – 2020, Erasmus+, the EU's new programme for education, training, youth and sport, will enable more than 4 million people to study, train, work or volunteer abroad. This experience enhances their skills, personal development and job prospects - and it can also contribute to overcoming the crisis."

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Sport Commissioner congratulates EURO 2020 cities
19/09/2014

Androulla Vassiliou, the European Commissioner responsible for sport, has congratulated the cities and football associations selected to host the EURO 2020 football championships.

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New milestone in the fight against match-fixing
18/09/2014

The European Commission today welcomes a new milestone in the fight against match-fixing, with the launch of the Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions.

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EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards: Kempens Landschap honoured
17/09/2014

An award ceremony will take place at the Kempens Landscape Association (Kempens Landschap) in Wuustwezel, Belgium, on 19 September to celebrate its success in the 2014 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards.

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Commission hosts 'Translating Europe' forum
17/09/2014

On 18 and 19 September, the European Commission will host the first 'Translating Europe' forum, bringing together universities, providers and purchasers of translation services, national administrations, private companies, language institutions and translators’ associations.

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Commissioner Vassiliou to present EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award in Nicosia
15/09/2014

Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, will unveil a plaque in Nicosia on Tuesday 16 September to celebrate the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Award won by the Home for Cooperation located in a historic building in the United Nations Buffer Zone.

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Commissioner Vassiliou: Special Olympics European Summer Games play a crucial role for inclusiveness and access
12/09/2014

On 20 September, Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner also responsible for sport, will take part in the closing ceremony of the 2014 Special Olympics European Summer Games in Antwerp.

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EU launches ‘Flash Europa 28’ literary project with 140 short stories from 28 EU countrie
10/09/2014

European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, Androulla Vassiliou, officially launched 'Flash Europa 28', a new literary project which will showcase 140 works of 'flash' fiction by young Europeans from all 28 EU Member States through online platforms in China starting from 6 October.

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EU to host 'History of Europe' art exhibition in Ulan Bator, Sept 9-27
08/09/2014

On Tuesday 9 September, Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, will officially open the 'History of Europe' exhibition in Ulan Bator.

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Diary

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Mon22Sep

12:30 - Press conference the findings of the Erasmus Impact Study

Tue23Sep

13:30 - delivers a keynote speech at the Conference on cultural heritage organized by the Italian EU Presidency, Turin

Wed24Sep

attends the informal council on Culture organized by the Italian EU Presidency, Turin

Thu25Sep

11:30 - delivers a keynote speech at the European Day of Languages Conference organized by the European Commission under the auspices of the Italian EU Presidency, Florence

Fri26Sep

9:30 - visits the Scuola Internazionale Europea Statale A. Spinelli, Turin

Fri26Sep

11:30 - visits the European Training Foundation; meets the director Mr Madlen Serban and the Management and Entrepreneurial Communities Advisory Board, Turin

Fri26Sep

14:30 - meets Mr Piero FASSINO, Mayor of Turin, and Councillors for Culture and Sport, Turin

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