What is it about?
The European Commission works with EU countries to strengthen 'key competences' – knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed by all for personal fulfilment and development, employability, social inclusion and active citizenship.
Key competences include:
The approach is to promote key competences by:
Providing high-quality education, training and lifelong learning for all
Promoting a variety of learning approaches and contexts, in a lifelong learning perspective
Exploring approaches to assessment and validation of key competences
What has been done so far?
Based on the conclusions of the Review the Commission adopted the proposal for a new Recommendation on Key Competences for Lifelong learning on 17 January 2018.