Participation of Androulla Vassiliou, at the Erasmus+ launch event, in Florence
On 10 April 2014, Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC in charge of Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, went to Florence for the launch of Erasmus+, the EU's new funding programme for education, training, youth and sport.
Erasmus+ will have a total budget of €14.7 billion over the next seven years – 40% more than under previous programmes. Nearly 330 000 Italians are expected to receive Erasmus+ grants between now and 2020. PHOTO SHOTLIST