CEDEFOP informations

Romania: VET learners ranked third at the international forestry skills competition

30. 9. 2019
The ‘Bucovina’ Câmpulung Moldovenesc forestry college learners ranked third among their peers from 17 countries [1] at the international competition in forestry skills in Sweden in May

Romania: VET and training firms to boost entrepreneurship skills

30. 9. 2019
Being aware of the key role of digital, entrepreneurial and transversal skills in securing the success of vocational education and training (VET) learners, Romania has recently revised the initial

Latvia: NEET numbers down due to youth guarantee and VET

27. 9. 2019
Since 2014, the situation in the labour market for young people aged 15 to 29 has improved as more NEETs (not in employment, education and training) have become economically active.

Estonia: introducing the quality label for in-company training

27. 9. 2019
The pilot project on recognition of in-company training processes in vocational and higher education is the first initiative of its kind.

New Executive Director presents Cedefop to new European Parliament EMPL Committee

25. 9. 2019
Cedefop Executive Director Jürgen Siebel presented the

CareersNet meeting discusses how to support careers post-2020

24. 9. 2019
Independent career development experts from across Europe, representatives from the European Commission and the European Training Foundation met on 19 and 20 September in Rome to debate how people

New Cedefop study on key competences presented at workshop

23. 9. 2019
The main findings of Cedefop’s comparative study on key competences in initial vocational education and training (IVET), which will be published in 2020, were presented at a workshop organise

Skillsnet e-bulletin: July - September 2019

23. 9. 2019
The SKILLSNET e-bulletin July - September 2019 Issue has just been sent to Skillsnet members and published here in a pdf format.

Croatia: VET curricula reform places VET in the spotlight

20. 9. 2019
Two flagship initiatives for the modernisation of education address vocational and general education components of VET.

Germany: the new national continuing education strategy

20. 9. 2019
The national continuing education strategy was jointly adopted in mid-2019 by the Federal Government

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

18. 9. 2019
EPALE interview on Cedefop's new toolkit for tackling early leaving EPALE Thematic Coordinator, Andrew McCoshan who participated in Cedefop - LLLP