Cedefop apprenticeship reviews: Italy launch, Greece to follow
Cedefop’s thematic country review (TCR) on apprenticeships for Italy was launched at an event hosted by the Ministry of Employment in Rome on 6 July. Slovenia kicked off the latest round of reviews in June and a project for Greece will follow in September.
When VET will be taken seriously
‘Vocational education and training (VET) needs a strong commitment to raise its profile and strengthen its ties with the world of employment,’ writes Cedefop Director James Calleja in the July issue of the Social Agenda magazine.
Learning outcomes to be discussed in policy learning forum
A main priority for Cedefop is to support Member States and social partners in further developing and improving vocational education and training and lifelong learning policies and practices.
Green economy ‘a great opportunity’
A new joint report on green skills and innovation for inclusive growth by Cedefop and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) provides evidence and policy analysis to foster an equitable shift to greener economies and more sustainable societies.
European and national skill supply and demand forecasts for 2025: Now online
How will skill supply and demand develop over the next decade? Cedefop’s data and analyses for the European Union and – for the first time – each Member State, provide insights to help develop vocational education and training policies.
Changing role and nature of VET: a workshop examines recent trends and their implications
In several European countries, fewer students now opt for initial vocational education and training (VET), preferring higher, academically oriented education. The cause and extent of this trend is unclear. Outside traditional VET, however – often at higher education levels – vocationally oriented education and training is gaining ground.
Annual report 2014
Forecasts up to 2025 point to major differences in skills supply and demand across Member States
Volume I: Thematic Chapters
11/06/2015 to 18/12/2015
Ausstellung, Cedefop, Thessaloniki, Greece
24/09/2015 to 25/09/2015
Veranstaltung, Thessaloniki, Greece
Workshop, Brussels, Belgium
The role of learning outcomes in supporting dialogue between the labour market and education and training; the case of vocational education and training
Statistical services for data monitoring, analysis and reporting in the field of VET, Lifelong learning and skills