About: qualifications

Trade & Society 17-08-2015

Joining qualifications are a driver of European manufacturing competitiveness

With highly-qualified employment in manufacturing set to increase in the European Union, the EWF argues the case for offering training for for the 21st century.
Economy & Jobs 28-09-2006

MEPs urge implementation of lifelong-learning plans

Lifelong learning is widely encouraged, but too few adults actually participate. MEPs urge member states to implement national strategies on this issue.

New EU qualifications framework to enhance student and worker mobility

The European Qualifications Framework will increase learners' and workers' mobility by making national academic and professional qualifications more understandable across Europe.

Vocational training to receive 86m euro boost

The Commission has selected 295 projects from 31 countries to receive Leonardo da Vinci grants to support innovative pilot projects linking vocational education and training.

More labour mobility for doctors and other professionals

The Competitiveness Council has adopted the directive simplifying and consolidating existing legislation on recognition of professional qualifications without debate.