2019

16. maj 2019
Italy: focus on implementing a quality assurance plan for VET

Quality in vocational education and training is a main focus across Europe, starting with the relevant

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16. maj 2019
Greece: VET graduate tracking study

A new VET graduate tracking study is currently being carried out in Greece by the National Organisation for Certification of Qualifications

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16. maj 2019
Greece: apprenticeship reform successfully expanded

Learners in the new apprenticeship programme more than double; more participating VET schools than ever before.

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16. maj 2019
Cyprus: measures to upgrade VET

A press conference announcing measures to upgrade Cyprus’s public VET system improve its image and increase participation rates took place at the

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16. maj 2019
Bulgaria: Education, business and regional authorities join forces for ICT innovation

Two new vocational high schools in Bourgas and Sofia specialising in ICT education began admitting learners for the academic year 2018-/19.

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16. maj 2019
Bulgaria: Consultative Council to lead VET reforms

A Consultative Council for Vocational Education and Training, reporting to the Minister of Education and Science, was established on 27 September 2018.

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15. maj 2019
‘Skillset and match’ May issue is out!

The May 2019 issue of Skillset and match, Cedefop’s magazine promoting learning for work, is now available to read and download.

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13. maj 2019
Validation in Europe presented at biennale

Cedefop contributed to the organisation of the 3rd Validation of prior learning biennale, in Berlin on 7 and 8 May.

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6. maj 2019
Blind and visually impaired young people get acquainted with Europass

Cedefop received a group of 75 young people and youth workers representing Cyprus, Greece, Hungary and Turkey on 2 May. The group consisted of blind, visually impaired and sighted youngsters.

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24. april 2019
National qualifications frameworks gather speed across Europe

As national qualifications frameworks (NQFs) are being implemented, their benefits and added value become increasingly visible.

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20. april 2019
Online job vacancy data presented to European Commission Directors

European Commission’s DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion organised a lunchtime presentation and discussion of the first results of Cedefop’s real-time labour market and skills intelligence

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18. april 2019
Skillsnet e-bulletin: March - April 2019

Millions of online job vacancies used to map employer needs in European countries

The SKILLSNET e-bulletin March - April 2019 Issue has just been send to Skillsnet members and published here in a pdf format.

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15. april 2019
Cedefop supports Greece in improving its skills anticipation and matching system

At a meeting jointly organised by Cedefop and the Greek Ministry of Labour, Social Insurance and Social Affairs in Athens on 11 April, Cedefop presented to key Greek stakeholder

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12. april 2019
Cedefop work on upskilling pathways presented at Council of the EU Education Committee

At the invitation of the Romanian EU Presidency, Cedefop presented its activities in the area of upskilling pathways for adults for the first time at a Council of the European Union Education Commi

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12. april 2019
Cedefop forum: Learning at the workplace by, and for, VET teachers and trainers

Repeating a successful formula from 2016, participants in Cedefop’s

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8. april 2019
Way forward for skills governance in Slovakia

At a meeting organised by Cedefop in collaboration with the Slovak Ministry of Education, Research, Science and Sport, in Bratislava, on 4 April, policy-makers and stakeholders discussed the way fo

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5. april 2019
How education and training can help shape economy and social fabric

Cedefop Acting Executive Director Mara Brugia told participants in Thessaloniki’s Maritime Economic Forum conference, hosted by the agency on 5 April, that it is not enough for vocational education

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4. april 2019
Millions of online job vacancies used to map employer needs

Cedefop has released new insights on skills and jobs in seven European countries.

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4. april 2019
Iceland: VET attractiveness challenge for policy makers

About half of the students in Iceland’s upper secondary schools believe that vocational education and training (VET) would be a more suitable option than general education.

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26. marec 2019
Vocational education and training systems in Europe at a glance

Cedefop offers a concise, clear and concrete picture of vocational education and training (VET) systems in a new publication, which brin

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