Education, Youth and Culture Council: extracts from the joint press conference (youth) by Bernard Laporte and Ján Figel'
The 'youth' session of the Education Youth and Culture Council of the 27 Ministers for Youth, presided over by Bernard Laporte, French Minister of State with responsibility for Sport, Youth and Voluntary Sector, adopted the draft resolution on the health and well-being of young people, and the draft recommendation on the mobility of young volunteers in Europe.
The Council was preceded by an informal forum during which the ministers of the presidency trio (France, Czech Republic, Sweden) and the previous presidency (Slovenia), along with the Ján Figel', Member of the EC in charge of Education, Training, Culture and Youth, representatives of the General Secretariat of the Council and the European Parliament. They debated with the European Youth Forum, the platform of national youth councils and youth NGOs in Europe. SHOTLISTLINKLINKLINK