2019

18. september 2019
Tackling early leaving from education and training? You need Cedefop's new toolkit!

EPALE interview on Cedefop's new toolkit for tackling early leaving!

EPALE Thematic Coordinator, Andrew McCoshan who participated in Cedefop's

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13. september 2019
‘Skillset and match’ September issue is out!

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

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12. september 2019
Cedefop’s skills online vacancy analysis tool is expanding

A second version of Cedefop’s skills online vacancy analysis tool for Europe (Skills OVATE) has been relea

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9. september 2019
Slovakia: developments in human resource planning, career guidance and counselling

Sponsored by public employment services and the ESF, two new tools ‘odborogram’ and ‘profesiometer’ focusing on human resource planning and career guidance and counselling were de

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2. september 2019
Sweden: educating a new generation of VET teachers

What happens to a person who leaves a vocation to enter the teaching profession? How are teacher competences developed?

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2. september 2019
The Netherlands: a significant reduction of dropouts in VET; how to proceed?

The number of students having successfully finished their VET course has risen to almost 84%, concluded the Inspectorate of Education in its

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2. september 2019
Belgium: helping young NEETs in Wallonia: over 60% success rate in 2018

Offering NEETs a way to boost their professional prospect, find the training that suits them and land a job: that’s the objective of the ‘

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2. september 2019
Austria: lifelong learning vital for Austrian companies

95% of companies see lifelong learning as a (very) important education policy issue in the coming years, as per a recent survey conducted among 500 companies by the

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2. september 2019
New Cedefop Executive Director takes up duties

Jürgen Siebel took up his duties on 2 September as Cedefop Executive Director. Mr Siebel was selected to the post by the European Commission. He joins Cedefop from the private sector.

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5. avgust 2019
Cedefop to test labour mobility opportunities for refugees

Cedefop has started a project to investigate how vocational education and training (VET) can effectively contribute to creating labour mobility opportunities for adult refugees.

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2. avgust 2019
SKILLSNET e-bulletin: July - September 2019

Skills Panorama’s latest blog “Vacancy analysis goes online!”

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

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2. avgust 2019
VET, an underused route to a good job in Greece

According to an opinion survey on vocational education and training (VET) carried out by Cedefop, around 64% of respondents who studied VET in Greece found their first long-term job within a year,

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19. julij 2019
Finland: government emphasises VET in 2019-23 programme

The 2019-23 government programme aims to increase the number of people completing upper secondary education, improve outreach, invest more in VET and promote continuing learning. 

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19. julij 2019
Estonia: Graduates recommend apprenticeship

Results of a survey carried out in late 2018 show that the experience of apprent

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19. julij 2019
Slovakia: lack of labour force anticipated

 The labour ministry offers data on trends in the labour market via the new portal.

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19. julij 2019
Luxembourg: new technician programme in smart technologies

From school year 2018/19, five secondary schools have been offering a new technician programme in smart technologies

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19. julij 2019
Italy: Stage4eu: Europe internships at your fingertips

Stage4eu is a mobile app and a website for young people interested in an in

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19. julij 2019
United Kingdom – Scotland: Skills action plan for rural Scotland announced

Skills Development Scotland has developed the Skills action plan for rural Scotland with the Scottish Government and other partners.

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19. julij 2019
Poland: first forecast of the demand for employees in VET occupations

The education ministry has recently announced the first forecast of the demand for employees in vocational education occupations at national and regional levels.

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19. julij 2019
The Netherlands: student rights regulated by law

A recent study concluded that the legal position of students should be set in law; on 27 February 2019, in a

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