Opening remarks by Deputy Director General Ms Marjeta Jager, Directorate International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) at the workshop: “Working for a healthier future. Promoting sustainable employment in the health sector"01 April, 2019, from 9:30 to 9:40 a.m.Hotel Bloom, Rue Royale 250, 1210 Brussels
The latest call for proposals in this thematic sector was very successful for the impressive amount and variety of applications submitted. After a complex evaluation process the best selected proposals will be presented with recommendations for the future
Vocational Education and Training can contribute to reducing un employment and can support economic development. Nevertheless, it should become a more attractive and high-quality option, so that it provides young people with the right skills to find a suitable and decent job, and adults with an opportunity to update skills throughout their working life.