2020

20. januar 2020
New Cedefop database on financing apprenticeships in the EU

A Cedefop online database provides information on how apprenticeships are financed in the EU Member States.

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17. januar 2020
‘Skillset and match’ January issue is out!

The January 2020 issue of Skillset and match, Cedefop’s magazine promoting learning for wo

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17. januar 2020
Skillsnet e-bulletin: October - December 2019

The Skillsnet e-bulletin October - December 2019 Issue has just been sent to Skillsnet members and published here in a pdf format.

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8. januar 2020
Lifelong learning and new skills for future jobs a Croatian EU Presidency priority

Croatia assumed the six-month rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union for the first time on 1 January and its programme for ‘A strong Europe in a world of challenges’ i

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2019

18. december 2019
Cedefop and international organisations share vision of career guidance’s strategic role

Cedefop, together with the European Commission, ETF, OECD, ILO and UNESCO have released a shared vision of the strategic role of career guidance in enabling learning and labour market integration.

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17. december 2019
Sweden: gender equality in VET

Several recent activities designed to strengthen gender equality in Swedish education have been in progress.

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17. december 2019
Romania: networking partnerships for quality assurance in VET

A total of 10 new VET school networks were set up by the National Centre for TVET Development between April 2019 and March 2021 to strengthen institutional capacity and develop the quality assuranc

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17. december 2019
Romania: new six-month apprenticeship programmes

New six-month apprenticeship programmes have become available in Romania for low-qualified people and for those who left school without any qualification.

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16. december 2019
Latvia: national forum on adult education developments

On 22 November 2019 stakeholders discussed the developments in adult education in the national forum ‘I work and learn’.

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16. december 2019
Luxembourg: ‘Skills United’: campaign promoting vocational training and skills competitions

 On 21 of May 2019, the Ministry of education and the president of WorldSkills Luxembourg launched ‘Skills United’, a new

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16. december 2019
Finland: increasing compulsory education age and merging VET and general education governance

In 2021, compulsory education age will be extended from 16 to 18 according to the government programme. This will apply to all programmes at upper secondary level.

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16. december 2019
Estonia: Vocational Skills Night boosts VET visibility

Vocational Skills Night (Oskuste ÖÖ) was held in Estonia on 17 October 2019 for the third time.

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16. december 2019
Estonia: higher levels of education and better skills pay off

A recent study on the labour market success of vocational education and training (

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13. december 2019
United Kingdom: England set to introduce T Level qualifications

The Department for Education has announced that new T Level qualifications will be rolled out in England from the 2020-21 school year onwards.

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12. december 2019
2019 global inventory of qualifications frameworks is out!

 A collaborative work of Cedefop, UNESCO, ETF and UNESCO’s Institute for Lifelong learning, the Global inventory of national and regional qualifications frameworks captures and

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12. december 2019
Cedefop presents CrowdLearn study, offering a glimpse into future work and learning

Cedefop presented the main results of its CrowdLearn study ‘Skills formation and skill matching in online platform work’ to European policy-makers at its

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10. december 2019
Cedefop launches vocational education and training in Europe database

The new Cedefop database is the main source of information about vocational education and training (VET) systems in the European

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2. december 2019
Cross-country comparison of VET qualifications discussed at Cedefop workshop

Comparing the content of qualifications across European countries is part of Cedefop’s work on understanding qualifications, initiated more than two decades ago.

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27. november 2019
Using VET to integrate migrants in Belgium

At the 2018 Euroskills Budapest competition, a single Brussels resident represented the successful Belgian delegation: Omar L

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20. november 2019
Cedefop’s work presented at regional policy dialogue event in Myanmar

Cooperation on qualifications and quality frameworks is a global priority.

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