‘Skillset and match’ May issue is out!
The May 2016 issue of 'Skillset and match', Cedefop’s magazine promoting learning for work, is now available to read and download. In this issue, an exclusive interview with European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen during her first visit to Cedefop.
Commissioner Thyssen opens #CedefopPhotoAward exhibition in Strasbourg
European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen opened the #CedefopPhotoAward exhibition at the European Youth Event 2016 (EYE2016) in Strasbourg on 20 May. Ms Thyssen presented the 10 best photos of the competition’s first phase.
Lithuanian Minister acknowledges Cedefop's work on apprenticeships
Lithuanian Minister for Education and Science Audronė Pitrėnienė acknowledged Cedefop's thematic country reviews on apprenticeships in a meeting with Cedefop Director James Calleja in Vilnius on 20 May.
Take part in the second phase of #CedefopPhotoAward!
Join the second phase of the #CedefopPhotoAward photo competition for a chance to win a trip to Thessaloniki, Greece.
How to mainstream local policies addressing early leaving from education and training
In 2014, the rate of early leaving from education and training in the European Union had dropped to 11%, getting closer to the Europe 2020 goal of less than 10%. This encouraging trend is partly owed to the numerous projects and initiatives across Europe which have supported young people at risk of dropping out of education over the past three decades.
Commissioner Thyssen: Cedefop an invaluable source of expertise for the European Commission to rely on
In her first visit to Cedefop on 22 April, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen praised the agency’s work, which ‘impacts on people’s lives’.
26/05/2016 bis 27/05/2016
Seminar, European Institute of Public Administration, Maastricht, Netherlands
Event, Makedonia Palace Hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece
15/09/2016 bis 16/09/2016
Workshop, Thessaloniki, Greece