IP/16/141  26-01-2016 - Erasmus+: Providing more and better opportunities to support Europe's future generations 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 January 2016 In its first year, Erasmus+, the bigger and more fit-for-purpose programme for education, training, youth and sport, is already living up to expectations. With a budget of over €2 billion in its initial year, Erasmus+ has already offered more than one...
MEMO/16/143  26-01-2016 - Erasmus+: The first year 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 26 January 2016 The Commission is today publishing three reports on EU funding in the area of education, training, youth and sport The Commission is today publishing three reports on EU funding in the area of education, training, youth and sport: A report on...
IP/15/6399  31-12-2015 - Wroclaw and San Sebastian: European Capitals of Culture in 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 December 2015 The Polish and the Spanish cities will mark the 31st year of one of the most popular EU projects. Wroclaw (Poland) and San Sebastian (Spain) are the European Capitals of Culture in 2016.
IP/15/6207  01-12-2015 - Erasmus+ backs €30 million in Master's study loans in France 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 December 2015 University graduates can now benefit from €30 million worth in new student loans for their Master's degrees, provided by the EU's Erasmus+ Master Loan Scheme in France.
IP/15/6052  12-11-2015 - Education and Training Monitor: More investment needed to spread benefits of education across society 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 November 2015 The Education and Training Monitor 2015 shows progress in education attainment across Europe but reveals investment is needed to make education more inclusive and boost social mobility.
IP/15/5842  15-10-2015 - Expo 2015: Commission draws on EXPO 2015 to find ways to bolster food and nutrition security 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 October 2015 As a result of its Scientific Programme at EXPO 2015, the EU is today making available a set of expert recommendations on the role of science and research in improving food and nutrition security, which has been the topic of this...
SPEECH/15/5764  05-10-2015 - Boosting investment in education: Let's make it happen 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 5 October 2015 Tibor Navracsics, Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Joint event by the European Commission and the European Investment Bank "Education and the Investment Plan for Europe" Dear Vice-Presidents Katainen and Baranyai, Ladies and gentlemen, When Commission President...
SPEECH/15/5619  09-09-2015 - Building communities: the role of sport 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 9 September 2015 Tibor Navracsics, Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport   European Week of Sport flagship event "The role of sport in promoting tolerance and open societies in Europe" Ladies and gentlemen, A very warm welcome and thank you...
IP/15/5568  01-09-2015 - A new, more inclusive vision of education and training up to 2020 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 September 2015 A draft joint report by the Commission published today calls for strengthening cooperation in education and training up to 2020 and especially to promote social inclusion.
IP/15/5153  11-06-2015 - Erasmus+ Master students to benefit from new loan scheme and alumni support 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 June 2015 The first loans for graduates taking their Master's degree abroad are now available under the Erasmus+ Master Loan Guarantee Scheme. The agreement, which will provide up to € 30 million worth of loans guaranteed by the European Commission through its Erasmus+...