VET reforms, their socio-economic context, as well as trends beyond 2010 are addressed. Working papers are available to download, for volumes 1 and 2.

Modernising vocational education and training is the overarching theme of the 4th Cedefop research report. It aims to provide and discuss the evidence-base for the process of Enhanced cooperation in vocational education and training which sets priorities for reforming vocational education and training (VET) to contribute to the Lisbon process. It also aims to document, discuss and analyse the socio-economic context, and process of reforming VET, based on latest research evidence. The report intends to inform and improve policy-making and further develop the VET research agenda.