Julie Ward moderates a debate on Culture organised by the Socialists & Democrats in the European Parliament

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The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament hosted a conference on 'Culture as a Dynamic Social and Economic tool' in Brussels today (19 November). Julie moderated a panel of experts debating the role of cultural & aesthetic education as a catalyst for social and economic development.

The conference was opened by Petra Kammerevert MEP (Germany) and co-moderated by Silvia Costa MEP (Italy), Chair of the European Parliament committee on Culture and Education.

Read the S&D press release on the event and the programme of the conference here.