Browse a selection of the most recent news and developments in the field of skills in Europe.
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 2017 Joint Employment Report and its...
Skill requirements in the labour market have significantly changed over the past two decades. The restructuring of the economy is making the labour market increasingly knowledge-based.
Guide to anticipating and matching skills and jobs VOLUME 5
This guide is a part of the ETF, ILO and Cedefop series of guides on skills anticipation and matching.
European Commission: In the past 60 years, European Social Fund helped millions of Europeans find a job & improve their skills
The year 2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the European Social Fund (ESF), Europe's oldest and main instrument to invest in people.
Stakeholders conference on the Digital Competence Framework for citizens (DigComp) and the Entrepreneurship Competence Framework (EntreComp)
An upcoming stakeholders conference on the Digital Competence Framework for Citizens (DigComp) and the Entrepreneurship Competence Framework (EntreComp) has been announced by DG Employment, Social...
The number of persons employed increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2016 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts...
What are the skills that employers want? Using big data technology to open the black box
This year's European Vocational Skills Week will be held on 20-24 November.