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    30% of the European population lives with allergies, asthma and COPD

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FEderico PeriniFederico Perini is a 21 years old Economics student from University of Venice. He enjoyed an Erasmus + Traineeship Programme with EFA for a three-months period. It was his first-ever work experience.

The first time I felt Brussels atmosphere, I got astonished. Brussels is the well-known capital of the European Union, where citizens are politically represented. I wondered whether Brussels was the capital of democracy or the people’s city. I somehow have an answer now, thanks to my experience working for the European Federation of Allergies and Airways Diseases Patients’ Associations (EFA) as an EU Projects intern.