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Eurofound has issued this call for tender.
Skill shortages are of particular concern, especially when unemployment is high. Cedefop has developed a way to identify occupations for which a critical shortage has important...
The economic and social cost of low-skilled adults in the EU.
Cedefop’s analysis of real-time labour market information was presented by expert Alena Zukersteinova at a conference on adapting to changing skill needs organised by the Organisation for Economic...
This award aims to identify a European provider of Vocational Education and Training (VET) that has contributed to VET excellence through innovative practices.
Official Publication Date: 25/07/2017
Closing date: 14/09/2017
Cedefop, in cooperation with the European Commission and Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI), invites to a conference/peer learning activity on the issue of national qualifications framework...
Cedefop: Do national qualifications frameworks (NQFs) make a difference – how to measure and evaluate impact of NQFs?
NQF developments in Europe have been rapid. Latest developments attest to the growing attention qualifications frameworks have been receiving from policy-makers and practitioners.
This policy brief discusses the possible impact of digitalisation on women and men, and proposes a range of policies to ensure that technological change supports a closing, and not a widening, of...
The Europe 2020 strategy, adopted by the European Council in June 2010, is the European Union's agenda for jobs and growth for the current decade.
The SKILLSNET e-bulletin July 2017 Issue has just been send to skillsnet members and published here in a pdf format.
In the European Union (EU), 8.2 million persons were employed in 2016 as Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) specialists, representing 3.7% of total employment.