Press conference by Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC, on the European dimension of sport
Androulla Vassiliou, Member of the EC in charge of Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, gave a press conference on the European dimension of sport. The EC adopted new proposals aimed at strengthening the societal, economic and organisational dimensions of sport. Athletes, sport organisations and citizens are expected to benefit from the plans, which flow from the EU's new role under the Lisbon Treaty to support and coordinate sport policy in the Member States.
Location: Strasbourg - EP Personalities: Androulla Vassiliou