Commissioner Navracsics at CULT Committee meeting
In the CULT committee meeting of 19 and 20 January, Latvian Minister of education and science Mārīte Seile presented Latvian Presidency priorities in education and training. For the first time since the Commissioner’s hearings, Tibor Navracsics was present in the CULT meeting to exchange views with the MEPs. He discussed the role and place of education within the 2015 Commission Work Programme, EU2020 Strategy and the Investment Plan. Among other discussion points, the CULT Committee reviewed the follow-up work on the implementation of the Bologna process and listened to the ideas of young people in the session called European Youth Event speed dating. You can find Navracsics’ speech on the Commission’s website.