The European Parliament has issued a ruling that MEP offices from using unpaid internships beginning in July.

Future trainees will be hired directly by the parliament and given a compensation package that includes health insurance as well €800 and €1,313 per month, a move that would drastically improve the current conditions of interns who work with the European institutions.

In a survey released by the Youth Intergroup two years ago, a significant problem with the quality of the internshi...


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