S&D: More funds secured for education

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Chairman of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament Gianni Pittella met with European Union Commissioner for Humanitarian aid and crisis management, Christos Stylianidis.

S&D: More funds secured for education


The president of the S&D Group in the European Parliament has called for greater investment in education for children in emergencies.

Gianni Pittella met with European Union Commissioner for Humanitarian aid and crisis management, Christos Stylianidis, on February 18.

“Education is the foundation for everything else,” said Pittella. “It protects children from radicalisation, from forced recruitment, from forced marriages and from entering dangerous migration routes. This is why the Eur...


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