News Feb 2010
Androulla Vassiliou, the European Commissioner responsible for sport, has paid tribute to Olympic champion and former MEP Pietro Mennea who passed away on 21 March, aged 60.
The European Commission is determined to do "all it can" to help sports bodies and law enforcement agencies to tackle the scourge of match-fixing and corruption in sport, European Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou told the European Parliament in Strasbourg today.
European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth Androulla Vassiliou will urge French higher education institutions to participate in U-Multirank, the new EU-backed university ranking, when she visits Paris on 18-19 March.
Article by Commissioner Vassiliou