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Giuliano Poletti, former head of Legacoop new Italian Minister of Labour and Welfare

28 February 2014 [ English ] français ]

Italy’s Prime Minister-designate Matteo Renzi, announced the line-up of his cabinet on 21 February. Giuliano Poletti, former head of the cooperative association Legacoop, has been appointed as minister of Labour and Welfare.

“It has been a surprise; the proposal came in an absolutely unexpected way. I am honored and at the same time, fully aware of the complexity of the work that awaits me. I will bring it forward in line with the orientations and will expressed by the Government.I am convinced that the essential condition to obtain good results is the effective collaboration with Parliament and social forces. I hope that my experience will be useful, which has always been based on the idea of contributing to the success of a social role and the active participation of citizens”, declared M Poletti

Read here the full bio of Giuliano Poletti (in Italian) here