EuroLat: Social Committee Meeting in Madrid © European Parliament (2023)

Committee on Social Affairs, Youth and Children, Human Exchanges, Education and Culture

The Committee is composed of 40 members, 20 from the Latin American component and 20 from the European Parliament. The Bureau is composed of two co-chairs and 4 Vice Co-chairs.

This committee shall be responsible for matters relating to:

  1. social and human development, social infrastructures and services, including health, social inclusion and e-inclusion issues;
  2. the promotion and defence of children's rights and youth issues;
  3. migration and human exchanges;
  4. development cooperation between the European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean;
  5. cooperation in the fields of culture and education and relations with relevant international organisations and agencies;
  6. matters relating to young people and gender equality.