The European Alliance for Apprenticeships is a multi-stakeholder initiative steered by the European Commission. The originator of the pledge is solely responsible for implementing the actions outlined in the pledge.
Ragnhild Lied, President
Union of Education Norway represents all teaching grades in Norway, in all educational sectors of education from Early Childhood Education to University. Union of Education Norway is a member of ETUCE (European Trade Union Committee for Education). Union of Education Norway is affiliated to The Confederation of Unions for Professionals (Unio), which is a member of ETUC (European Trade Union Confederation).
Union of Education Norway is supporting ETUCE and other European trade unions’ and teacher trade unions’ actions to improve apprenticeship, and we support the objectives of the European Alliance for Apprenticeship.
Among various actions that have already been carried out with respect to this topic, the Union of Education Norway has been involved in several projects on Apprenticeship. Union of Education Norway is cooperating within The National Council for VET, and The Union played an important role in developing “The Social Contract” between the Norwegian Government and the main organizations - an important effort for more apprenticeships.
In line with the objectives of the European Alliance for Apprenticeship, Union of Education Norway will:
Partners will be Norwegian students, teachers, trainers, other social partners and the Norwegian Government.
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