IP/17/1574  13-06-2017 - 30 years of 'Erasmus' exchanges abroad: Commission launches mobile application to mark anniversary 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 June 2017 The EU today celebrates 30 years of its 'Erasmus' programme. From Erasmus to Erasmus+, 9 million people have now benefited from exchanges abroad. © European Union 2017 European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, and European Parliament President Antonio Tajani are leading the...
IP/17/1401  30-05-2017 - Youth initiative: Commission sets out strategy for high quality, inclusive, future-oriented education 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 May 2017 The Commission has today adopted new initiatives on school and higher education, including a proposal on graduate tracking to help Member States collect information on what graduates do after their studies.
IP/17/1383  30-05-2017 - European Solidarity Corps: Commission proposes more than €340 million to enable 100 000 placements by 2020 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 30 May 2017 Today, the Commission has put the European Solidarity Corps on a firm footing by proposing a budget for the next three years and a dedicated legal base. © European Union 2017 This will help consolidate the initiative and create more opportunities...
MEMO/17/1402  30-05-2017 - Questions and answers: new strategy for high quality, inclusive, future-oriented education 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 May 2017 Questions and answers Today the European Commission presented two new communications. The first one (I) outlines ways of supporting Member States in providing high quality and inclusive school education, the second one (II) focuses on the modernisation of higher education in...
MEMO/17/1370  30-05-2017 - Taking the European Solidarity Corps forward: Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 May 2017 Today, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a dedicated legal base and budget for the European Solidarity Corps. IP/17/1383 What is the idea behind the European Solidarity Corps? Solidarity is a shared value within the European Union – between its...
MEMO/16/2075  08-06-2016 - A new strategy to put culture at the heart of EU international relations 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 23 May 2017 Questions and answers Why has the Commission adopted an EU Strategy for international cultural relations? In a fast-changing, inter-connected world, cultural relations offer a unique opportunity for improving relations with EU partner countries.
IP/17/1282  17-05-2017 - Free movement of students: Commission closes infringement case against Austria 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 May 2017 Commission endorses Austria's quota system for medical studies as necessary to protect the Austrian health care system, but asks Austria to end the quota imposed on dental studies.
IP/17/1207  05-05-2017 - More than 1 300 Master students to benefit from Erasmus Mundus scholarships in 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 5 May 2017 1 345 students from all over the world have just received the good news that they have been awarded an EU-funded scholarship to begin studying for an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree this autumn.
IP/17/1111  27-04-2017 - Commission welcomes European Parliament's backing for European Year of Cultural Heritage 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 April 2017 The 2018 European Year of Cultural Heritage will be an opportunity to highlight the role of Europe's cultural heritage in fostering a shared sense of history and identity.
IP/17/724  27-03-2017 - Commission gives a boost to youth mobility in Europe 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 March 2017 The European Commission presented today an initiative under the Erasmus+ programme which further supports learning and mobility of young Europeans. The European Commission presented today an initiative under the Erasmus+ programme which further supports learning and mobility of young Europeans.