Mr Giuseppe GALATI, appointed by the Council of Ministers
Luca VOLONTÈ today warmly congratulated EPP/CD Group member Mr Giuseppe GALATI who had been appointed by the Council of Ministers to the post of Secretary of State for Education, Universities and Research.
Mr Galati, a Calabrian, was first elected in 1996 and, following his re-election in 2001, was appointed Secretary of State for Production. In October 2010 Mr Galati was elected Vice-President of the Parliamentary Committee of Enquiry on Counterfeiting and Piracy in the Italian Parliament.
Mr Galati has been a member of the EPP/CD Group at the Parliamentary Assembly since 2008 and his report on ‘Input for local development: an innovative approach for crisis-stricken regions’ prepared for the Committee on Economic Affairs and Development, is due for discussion and adoption by the Standing Committee at its next meeting in November in Edinburgh.
Rome, 15 October 2011