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Androulla Vassiliou

Androulla Vassiliou is President of the EUI’s High Council. She was European Commissioner for Health (2008-2010) and European Commissioner for Education, Culture Multilingualism and Youth (2010- 2014), during which time she was a leading force in the Erasmus+ Programme. Previously, Vassiliou was actively involved in the politics of her home country Cyprus, as a member of the House of Representatives and before that, a practicing lawyer. She is an active campaigner for literacy and information and communication technology in education. Vassiliou is VP of Europa Nostra fighting for the support and protection of European Cultural heritage.”