The European Commission launched a consultation on the European Area of Skills and Qualifications, which will run until 15 April 2014.

The objective of the consultation is to collect the views of stakeholders on the problems faced by learners and workers with regard to the transparency and recognition of their skills and qualifications when moving within and between EU Member States, on the adequacy of the related European policies and instruments and on the potential benefits of developing a “European Area of Skills and Qualifications”.

Further information is available on the consultation page for the European Area of Skills and Qualifications English (en)