|Budapest - EFAH 13th General Assembly, November 17-20 2005|
Over 400 participants from 30 countries, including over 60 EFAH members joined the Inclusive Europe, Horizon 2020. The conference was a landmark event for EFAH with the President of the European Commission, and the Commissioner for Education and Culture endorsing the work we are engaged upon.
Commissioner for Education, Training, Culture and Multilingualism, Ján Figel acknowledged EFAH and the ECF when he opened the conference:"Let me appreciate at this place the enormous work and commitment of cultural organisations such as the European Cultural Foundation or the European Forum for Arts and Heritage who have lobbied hard for a higher budget. Everyone knows their "70 cents campaign".
You can read EFAH's short report and several conference speeches on the official site at www.inclusiveeurope.hu. The Conference Reader, edited by EFAH president Y. Raj Isar, is also available free of charge at www.inclusiveeurope.hu.