The activities and studies envisaged in the course of the framework contract will mainly contribute to Cedefop research on the economic and social benefits to VET.

For its 5th Research Report, Cedefop will investigate the returns and benefits of VET. Cedefop will not only synthesise critically research available on the benefits of education and VET and review the concepts, theories and methods that can be applied to the field, but it also intends to finance new research to break new grounds on the economic and social benefits specifically of VET.

This call has been published in the Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Communities 2008/S 136-181456 of 16.07.2008.

Deadline of submitting tenders: 22.09.2008 (17h00 for hand-delivered tenders).

Requests for clarification concerning this call for tender, if any, will be published under this banner. Please visit Cedefop's website frequently for updates.

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Contract award notice

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Contract award notice

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Clarifications 2

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Clarifications 1

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Annex H - Cedefop style manual

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Annex B - Draft framework contract

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Annex A - Contract notice

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Tender documents

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