Informace CEDEFOP

Finland: new quality strategy for VET

15. 11. 2019
The Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture has prepared a proposal for a quality strategy in vocational education and training until 2030.

Spain: improving youth opportunities: the 2019 Action plan for youth employment

15. 11. 2019
Challenges faced by the Spanish youth population, such as low pay, high unemployment and low qualification levels, are the key drivers of the Action plan for youth employment put in place by the Mi

Spain: new measures to support quality vocational training for jobs

15. 11. 2019
Three new ministerial orders regulating the vocational training system for employment were published in the first quarter of 2019.

Malta: VET learners contribute to society

15. 11. 2019
In addition to its commitment to excellence in vocational education and nurturing high performance standards and professionalism in its graduates, the

Bulgaria: ongoing expansion of MyCompetence system

15. 11. 2019
The Bulgarian Industrial Association – Union of the Bulgarian Business (BIA) has been working since the beginning of 2018 on expanding My

Iceland: fairs and competitions to enhance VET attractiveness

15. 11. 2019
In March, Skills Iceland held its biannual VET fair for primary education learners, and a national exhibition in 30 different trades for current VET learners.

Iceland: Work-based learning for future teachers makes profession attractive for young people

15. 11. 2019
Icelandic universities saw a 45% increase in applications for teacher education during 2019, following the introduction of several measures.  

Portugal: VET for the homeless

13. 11. 2019
In 2019, a new strategic

Latvia: discussing adult education policy in the regions

13. 11. 2019
In August 2019, representatives of local governments, adult education coordinators and programme providers discussed the development of adult education policy and its implementation in the Latgale

Slovakia: new financial incentive for companies involved in dual VET

13. 11. 2019
Companies involved in dual VET are entitled to a new financial benefit, the so-called d

Luxembourg: updated labour code and law on reforming vocational training

13. 11. 2019
On June 19, 2019, the Chamber of Deputies voted to amend the labour code and the Law Reforming Vocational Training (2008). The amended law entered into force on July 12 2019.

#CedefopPhotoAward 2019 exhibition opens in Thessaloniki

4. 11. 2019
Cedefop Executive Director Jürgen Siebel and Thessaloniki International Film Festival General Director Elise Jalladeau opened the #CedefopPhotoAward 2019 exhibition at the Thessaloniki Cinema Museu

Watch Cedefop's new video on Finland's VET system!

29. 10. 2019
Vocational education and training (VET) in Finland is an attractive educational option. It is competence-based and learner-oriented.

Skills for the future and VET in the world the focus of European vocational skills week 2019

18. 10. 2019
As jobs and ways of working transform, so does the emphasis on skills and learning, said Cedefop Executive Director Jürgen Siebel in a keynote speech at the European vocational skills week (EVSW) 2

An enhanced role for apprenticeship in a changing world of work

8. 10. 2019
The external factors that have an impact on apprenticeship and the relevant design and delivery responses were discussed at a joint Cedefop/OECD symposium, on 7 October in Paris.

Portugal: memorandum of understanding in VET with Germany

8. 10. 2019
The Portuguese education and labour ministries together with the German education ministry signed a