Informace CEDEFOP

Croatia: vocational education and training in focus

19. 5. 2017
ReferNet Croatia Vocational education and training (VET) in Croatia has been receiving much attention recently.

Denmark: better ways to post compulsory education

19. 5. 2017
In January 2016 the Danish Ministry of Education established an expert group with eight central members from the education and research and from the labour market.

Belgium: Flemish apprentices go international

19. 5. 2017
ReferNet Belgium In 2016, fifteen Flemish apprentices were given the opportunity to do a two-week work placement abroad through the Erasmus+ project MOBILE.

Watch: Malta's VET system in 3'!

19. 5. 2017
What is vocational education and training (VET) like in the smallest European Union Member State?

Quality at the heart of adult education and learning

19. 5. 2017
At an international conference organised by Italy’s Regione Umbria on 10 May in Brussels, Cedefop Director James Calleja said that ‘recognition, reputation and employability are the key indicators

Belgium: better guidance in dual education to prevent dropout

19. 5. 2017
ReferNet Belgium On 1 January 2016, the Centre for Education and Training (ZAWM) in Eupen set up the two-year ESF project Vocational integration through training guidance in dual education (BIDA) for Belgium’s Germ

Czech Republic: development of tertiary professional education

18. 5. 2017
ReferNet Czech Republic The first tertiary professional schools (VOŠ) came into operation 20 years a

Cedefop launches online toolkit for tackling early leaving

18. 5. 2017
A new online toolkit for tackling early leaving from education and training was launched at Cedefop's

Norway: apprentices must feature in public procurement

18. 5. 2017
ReferNet Norway From 1 January 2017 apprentices must be included in all public building and construction projects and services.

New analytical highlights on skills anticipation published on the Skills Panorama

18. 5. 2017
A collection of 28 new analytical highlights focusing on skills anticipation in all EU-28 Member States A collection of 28 new analytical highlights focusing on skills anticipation 

Belgium: developments in Flemish dual learning

18. 5. 2017
ReferNet Belgium In 2015, the Flemish government made a decision to develop new procedures for finding an apprenticeship place, with the purpose of elaborating a high-quality, fully-fledged alternative to existing

Cedefop's first Policy Learning Forum (PLF) on apprenticeships

17. 5. 2017
Cedefop’s Policy Learning Forum (PLF) on apprenticeships is linked to the Thematic Country Reviews on Apprenticeships (TCRs) and will be held on 7 and 8 September in Thessaloniki.

‘Skillset and match’ May issue is out!

15. 5. 2017
The May 2017 issue of Skillset and match, Cedefop’s magazine promoting learning for work, is now available to read and download.

Skillsnet e-bulletin: May 2017

11. 5. 2017
First comprehensive compendium of guides on skills anticipation methods The SKILLSNET e-bulletin May 2017 Issue has just been send to skillsnet members and published here in a pdf format.

Cedefop sets up VET practitioner community to boost quality

11. 5. 2017
A community of practitioners to promote quality in vocational education and training (VET) delivery has been set up by Cedefop in close cooperation with the European associations of VET providers a

Policy learning forum: VET as a solution to leaving education early

11. 5. 2017
Cedefop’s policy learning forum, on 16 and 17 May in Thessaloniki, will focus on the contribution that vocational education and training (VET) can make to reducing early leaving from education and

Cedefop at the inauguration of the University of Crete’s Centre for Research & Studies

10. 5. 2017
Cedefop Head of Department for VET Systems and Institutions Loukas Zahilas participated in an international workshop on ‘research centres, projects and synergies’ in Rethymno, Greece on 8 May.

#CedefopPhotoAward is back! Take part to win amazing prizes!

24. 4. 2017
Following the success of Cedefop’s photo competition last year, #CedefopPhotoAward is back in 2017.

Cedefop launches programme to support governance of skills anticipation and matching in EU countries

20. 4. 2017
In two separate meetings, on 20 March in Athens and on 27 March in Sofia, Cedefop officially launched its EU country support programme to strengthen the