STATEMENT/14/283  19-09-2014 - Sport Commissioner congratulates EURO 2020 cities 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 19 September 2014 Androulla Vassiliou, the European Commissioner responsible for sport, has congratulated the cities and football associations selected to host the EURO 2020 football championships.
IP/14/1020  18-09-2014 - New milestone in the fight against match-fixing 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 The European Commission today welcomes a new milestone in the fight against match-fixing, with the launch of the Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions.
IP/14/979  09-09-2014 - Commission says OECD findings confirm importance of investment in education for EU growth and jobs 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 9 September 2014 Commission The European Commission welcomes the launch today of Education at a Glance 2014, the annual report by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on the state of play and challenges faced by national education systems.
IP/14/968  05-09-2014 - 20 million set to enjoy free access to sites during European Heritage Days 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 5 September 2014 Millions of people will enjoy free access to thousands of historic and cultural sites, many of which are normally closed to the public, in 50 countries throughout September as part of the annual European Heritage Days.
IP/14/966  05-09-2014 - EU and Mongolia celebrate 25th anniversary of cooperation 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 5 September 2014 Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, will pay an official visit to Mongolia from 7 to 9 September and have meetings with the Mongolian leadership, including Minister for Foreign Affairs Luvsanvandan Bold, Minister for Education and Science Luvsannyam...
IP/14/963  04-09-2014 - Vassiliou and Liu Yandong to hold talks over EU-China cooperation for education, culture and women's rights 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 4 September 2014 The European Union and China plan to work more closely together in education, culture and youth policy as well as new areas including gender equality and efforts to address violence against women.
IP/14/887  29-07-2014 - Vassiliou urges Education Ministers to help kids crack the code 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 29 July 2014 European Commissioner Androulla Vassiliou has written a letter to EU Education Ministers urging them to ensure that children have the opportunity to develop basic computer coding skills in school.
IP/14/854  22-07-2014 - Commissioner Vassiliou: cultural heritage to gain from stronger European support 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Cultural heritage organisations should seize the opportunities of European Union funding programmes and policies to help address the challenges facing the sector, according to a new report by the European Commission.
IP/14/821  10-07-2014 - Another record-breaking year for Erasmus 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 July 2014 The latest Erasmus statistics released by the European Commission today reveal that nearly 270 000 students - a new record - benefitted from EU grants to study or train abroad in 2012-2013.
MEMO/14/476  10-07-2014 - Erasmus 2012-13: the figures explained 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 July 2014 The European Commission publishes new figures1 today on the number of students, teachers and other staff in higher education who benefitted from the Erasmus programme in the 2012-13 academic year (IP/14/821).