Despite recognised as among the most vulnerable to the coronavirus, refugees across the EU and beyond are stepping up to support local communities in fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic. Their contribution is a reminder that – vulnerable or not – refugees have skills that may be of added value to the local labour market of the countries of asylum, particularly those challenged with skill shortages.
Skills forecast insights
Analytical highlights discussing topics emerging from Cedefop skills forecast: replacement demand, skills challenges in Europe, polarisation of skills and job growth creators in the European labour market
Skills anticipation in countries
Analytical highlights on the skills anticipation and matching approach in all EU countries
Skills opportunities and challenges in occupations
Analytical highlights on employment and skill developments in 29 occupational groups. These highlights are being updated in 2019.
Mismatch priority occupations in countries
Analytical highlights for EU countries on occupations in surplus and shortage
Focus on skills and learning
Analytical highlights on types of skills and learning: STEM skills, literacy and numeracy skills, environmental awareness skills, entrepreneurial skills, foreign languages, employability and skills of higher education graduates; apprenticeships and adult learning
Analytical highlights for each EU Member State discussing the economic outlook, employment and skill trends in sectors and occupations (2015)
Focus on sectors
Analytical highlights discussing developments in economic sectors in the EU, regarding growth, employment, occupations and skills (2014)
Analytical highlights discussing employment and skill trends in 26 occupational groups (2014)