Culture and Education

Protect creativity without creating borders

The EPP Group has always defended a balanced approach on copyright and considers that it is the only way to ensure the interest of both the creators...


Europe's many historic churches, monuments and other cultural heritage should be better promoted to increase tourism to the EU. "We...


The European Parliament today adopted a Report by Bogdan Wenta MEP on European Film in the Digital Era. The Report proposes to increase current...

Bill Liao

Investing in the right training and education for youth will help boost employment across Europe according to Bill Liao, co-founder of the non-profit...



The Committee on Culture and Education is responsible for improving the knowledge and dissemination of culture, safeguarding cultural heritage and the protection and promotion of cultural and linguistic diversity. It also deals with the EU's education policy, such as Erasmus or lifelong learning. Finally, the Committee also tackles issues related to audiovisual policy and the cultural and educational aspects of the information society, youth policy and the development of a sports and leisure policy and information and media policy.


Mixed race ollege student
Press Release
29.02.2012 - 10:15

Modernisation of higher education

The European Parliament's Culture and Education Committee (CULT) today passed, by a large majority, the report on "Modernising Europe's Higher Education Systems", drafted by EPP...
melting pot - five in the park
Press Release
09.02.2012 - 11:15

Volunteering, the backbone of our society.

"Europe's future will be determined by the degree of adherence to this project, in particular by the younger generations. I think that is very important that the EPP Group focuses on the...
Soccer referee breaking up a fight
Press Release
02.02.2012 - 17:30

Sport: Parliament calls for common fight against violence

The European Parliament today adopted a proposal drafted by EPP Group MEP Santiago Fisas, by 550 votes in favour, 73 against and 20 abstentions, calling for an EU policy to fight against violence in...



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