The European Union’s economic recovery has strengthened. But the economic downturn has accelerated long-term trends of globalisation and digitalisation that demand new skills.
Forecasts of a smaller available workforce due to demographic trends are also becoming a reality.
Vocational education and training (VET) can help tackle these issues, especially as part of a comprehensive policy approach. Cedefop continues channelling European experience to improve VET policies.
Briefing note – Improving vocational education and training through data, analyses and exchanges
Publication year: 2018