Cedefop and ETF exchange ideas
In the context of their institutional mandate and the geographical scope of each agency, Cedefop and the European Training Foundation (ETF) continue their cooperation by fully exploiting possibilities for synergies between them, while respecting their mandates.
Learning outcomes discussed in Cedefop policy learning forum
Cedefop's first policy learning forum, focusing on the definition and writing of learning outcomes for vocational education and training (VET) qualifications, took place on 24 and 25 September in Thessaloniki.
‘Skillset and match’ September issue is out!
The September 2015 issue of 'Skillset and match', Cedefop’s magazine promoting learning for work, is now available to read and download.
European education and training priorities redefined
A draft joint report of the European Council and the Commission sets new priorities for European cooperation in education and training as part of the strategy for education and training (ET 2020). The Council is expected to adopt the report by the end of the year.
Cedefop in Thessaloniki – 20 years on
In October 1993, the European Council decided the relocation of Cedefop from Berlin to Thessaloniki. Almost two years later, on 1 September 1995, the agency opened its doors in its temporary accommodation at the American Farm School of Thessaloniki, on the outskirts of the Greek city.
Adult learning: Encouraging developments, but potential benefits need to be better exploited
Adult learning promotes competitiveness, employability and social inclusion. It is a vital component of the European Union's (EU’s) lifelong learning policy. But many challenges remain to make it an attractive, inclusive, accessible and flexible learning option.
In pursuit of quality and relevance: revitalising apprenticeship
Despite improvements, adult learning still needs to become more attractive, inclusive, accessible and flexible
11/06/2015 to 18/12/2015
Exhibition, Cedefop, Thessaloniki, Greece
Workshop, Brussels, Belgium