EU Skills Panorama
What have national administrations learnt from each other on employment policies in 2014? Which are the key aspects to tackle youth unemployment and create dynamic labour markets? These and other related questions will be discussed at the Dissemination Seminar of the Mutual Learning Programme (MLP).
Member States still have a long way to go to ensure that knowledge, skills and competences that people have acquired outside school or university are recognized, valued and accepted despite some good progress since 2010, according to a report released today
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 November 2014 Marianne Thyssen - EU Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Annual Convention of the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion Good morning and welcome to the 4th Annual Convention of the European Platform.
Can PISA results predict the quality of a country’s labour force one decade later? To find out, we compared some of the results from the PISA 2000 and PISA 2003 tests with results from the 2012 Survey of Adult Skills (a product of the OECD Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies, or PIAAC).
Higher level vocational education and training (VET) programmes are facing rapid change and intensifying challenges. What type of training is needed to meet the needs of changing economies? How should the programmes be funded? How should they be linked to academic and university programmes?