A committee is permitted to organise a hearing with experts, where this is considered essential to its work on a particular subject. Hearings can also be held jointly by two or more committees. Most committees organise regular hearings, as they allow them to hear from experts and hold discussions on the key issues. On this page you will find all the available information relating to committee hearings, including programmes and contributions from speakers.

26-02-2015 - EMPL/CULT Joint hearing on "The reform of the educational systems in Europe"

EMPL CULT 02-03-2015 - 13:52

On 26 February EMPL held a joint hearing with CULT on "The reform of the educational systems in Europe as a way to fight early school leaving, child poverty and youth unemployment" Five experts had been invited. The presentations were followed by an exchange of views with Members.

Location : Jozsef Antall 2Q2


    • Christian Moabito - Save the Children
    • Lars Thies - Bertelsmann Stiftung


    • Harald Weber - Potential contribution of Inclulsive Education in fighting ESL and preparing for the labour market
    • Christian Morabito - Child Poverty and Social Exclusion in Europe
    • Lars Thies - Building Bridges Between Education and Employment