07 décembre 2019

New EUA Secretary General: Board appoints Amanda Crowfoot

The EUA Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Amanda Crowfoot as its new Secretary General. She will replace Lesley Wilson, who has led EUA since its foundation. More...

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EUA President meets with next EU Commissioner for Innovation and Youth

Mariya Gabriel, Commissioner-designate for Innovation and Youth, was well-received during her official hearing in the European Parliament on 30 September. As the College of Commissioners awaits final approval, Gabriel has already begun meetings with key stakeholders. More...

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EUA calls for efficient and flexible implementation of Horizon Europe

EUA has issued a statement on the future Model Grant Agreement that is under preparation as part of the Horizon Europe implementation process. More...

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Using VET to integrate migrants in Belgium

Home At the 2018 Euroskills Budapest competition, a single Brussels resident represented the successful Belgian delegation: Omar Lo, a young political refugee, had benefitted from training offered through one of the existing integration programmes set up in Brussels. More...

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Cedefop’s work presented at regional policy dialogue event in Myanmar

Home Cooperation on qualifications and quality frameworks is a global priority. To address the importance of quality improvement at this level, the Regional Cooperation in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (RECOTVET) organised the 10th Regional Policy Dialogue on TVET, on 14 and 15 November, in Yangon, Myanmar. More...

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Finland: new quality strategy for VET

Home The Vocational Education and Training Act (531/2017), which entered into force in 2018, requires education providers to have an efficient quality management system in place and carry out quality management at all levels. More...

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Spain: improving youth opportunities: the 2019 Action plan for youth employment

Home Challenges faced by the Spanish youth population, such as low pay, high unemployment and low qualification levels, are the key drivers of the Action plan for youth employment put in place by the Ministry of Labour, Migration and Social Security to offer all young people better opportunities for training, employment and decent work. More...

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Cross-country comparison of VET qualifications discussed at Cedefop workshop

Home Comparing the content of qualifications across European countries is part of Cedefop’s work on understanding qualifications, initiated more than two decades ago.
It comprises the shift to learning outcomes to measure qualifications, the development of a common language (ESCO) to underpin a common understanding and the promotion of qualifications frameworks across Europe to classify them. More...

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Spain: new measures to support quality vocational training for jobs

HomeThree new ministerial orders regulating the vocational training system for employment were published in the first quarter of 2019. They set quality requirements in training provision and its funding. More...

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Malta: VET learners contribute to society

HomeIn addition to its commitment to excellence in vocational education and nurturing high performance standards and professionalism in its graduates, the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (MCAST) is also dedicated to building socially responsible citizens. More...

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