Saving Pompeii

Saving Pompeii


On 6 February, the European Commission announced the use of €41.8 million through the EU Regional Funds (ERDF), in a project aiming to conserve the ruins of Pompeii.

European Commissioner responsible for Regional Affairs Johannes Hahn commented, “I have taken a great personal interest in getting this project off the ground ever since I heard about the collapse of the House of the Gladiators in November 2010 when I happened to be in Rome. I am delighted that we are using EU regi...


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