Today, the European Commission has adopted a proposal for a Directive which aims at improving the working conditions of seafarers on board EU-flagged vessels.
The award for "Professional training in micro, small and medium enterprises at various career stages" is open for applications until 27 September 2017.
This award aims to identify a European provider of Vocational Education and Training (VET) that has contributed to VET excellence through innovative practices.
The European Commission is putting in place a network of European Vocational Skills (VET) Week Ambassadors.
Today, the Commission published the 2017 edition of its yearly Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) review.
In the first quarter of 2017 self-employed people made up 15% of the workforce in EU Member States.
Half a year after the European Commission launched the European Solidarity Corps and following the matching of voluntary placements which started in March 2017, thousands of jobs and traineeship placements are now also kicking off.
The latest FEAD Network meeting in Brussels on 19th June featured a panel discussion and several case studies that best displayed the use of adopting a ‘whole person approach’ in FEAD supporting activities.
Today the Commission launches the Electronic Exchange of Social Security Information system (EESSI), a new IT platform that will connect electronically around 15.000 social security institutions of EU Member States plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland
A new report comparing the qualifications frameworks, levels, and quality assurance arrangements will help support more transparent and consistent recognition of qualifications between European Union Member States and New Zealand.