Commission staff working document: Progress towards the Lisbon objectives in education and training: Report based on indicators and benchmarks Report 2006Brussels, 16.5.2006
SEC(2006) 639


This Commission Staff Working Paper Progress towards the Lisbon Objectives in the field of education and training is the third annual report examining performance and progress of education and training systems in the EU using indicators identified and endorsed by experts from participating countries.

This Third Progress Report follows up the analysis of the first two reports. It is based on a indicator tool of 29 indicators and the five benchmarks in the field of education and training which now covers 31 European countries (EU, Acceding Countries, Candidate countries and countries of the EEA).