Each year 12 million girls under 18 are married; 130 million girls worldwide are still out of school; and approximately 15 million adolescent girls aged 15-19 have experienced forced sexual activity. The EU is committed to continue its full support to see progress and not regress, for girls and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 11/10/2019
"This scholarship is a life defining moment for me. I have no words to express my happiness on winning the Erasmus+ scholarship. My dream has come true!" said a delighted Bethlehem Solomon, one of the Ethiopian students, when she was granted with this opportunity.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 10/09/2019
“Cuando confirmé que había sido seleccionada para el programa Erasmus de la Unión Europea, lo primero que hice fue contárselo a mi mamá. Somos siete hermanos, y yo, Anabell Bayer Centeno, era la primera con esa gran oportunidad. ¡Iba a estudiar a España!
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NICARAGUA - Publication date: 08/05/2019
More than 3,000 academic exchange opportunities will be available for students and academic staff to study teach and train, thanks to the EU's Erasmus+ new Call for Proposals for Russia with a total budget of EUR 17 million. The EU has kicked off an awareness raising campaign to inform young
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 24/10/2018
Years of violent fighting in Syria left thousands of schools destroyed, damaged or used as shelters for families who lost their homes. 11-year-old Nour struggled to follow lessons in a dark classroom up until the EU and UNICEF stepped in providing solar panels to generate electricity, and kindling
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 25/05/2018
During her meeting with Pierre Krähenbühl, Commissioner-General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), High Representative Federica Mogherini announced €82 million in funding for UNRWA. The money was made available in a sped-up procedure and
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 16/03/2018