The Covid19 crisis is primarily a health crisis. However, the economic fallout will be severe. Early signs point at an especially strong effect on young people. A large number is facing unemployment, which will have ripple effects deep into their future lives. Youth enrolled in education are facing delays that may cause lasting damage to their professional lives. Whatever the case, we must preserve the future of this young generation currently at risk. That is why, together with a number of colleagues from the RENEW EUROPE group in the European Parliament, Samira has written to the European Commission to not forget to look after our youth.

Read the letter here