As the Party of European Socialists launched its childcare campaign in Strasbourg last week, they welcomed the commitment of the Council and the Commission to support progress in pre-school childcare in the EU. Socialist Group Leader, Martin Schulz, said “We will all work enthusiastically to support the ‘Putting Children First’ childcare campaign. Social Affairs Commissioner Vladimir Spidla said that “The Commission is ready to use Structural Funds and Best Practice to achieve the Barcelona g...

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