A Unique Network

We increase and highlight the role of regions and local authorities in planning and implementing lifelong learning policies.

We influence EU policies for lifelong learning and pursue an active dialogue with the European institutions.

We facilitate cooperation and joint work through EU funded projects.

We monitor and disseminate information on EU policies, programmes, and funding opportunities. 

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Check out this extract from the European Vocational Skills week 2017. The video features Jorge Arévalo Turrillas, Regional Deputy Minister for Vocational Training at the Basque Government delivering a talk on the role of Vocational Education and Training to support individuals and companies to address the challenges and opportunities offered by rapid technological, economic and social change.


VET in Urban Centres: 4th Project Meeting in Umbria

Erasmus+ KA2 VET in Urban Centres project partners met in Umbria on 8-10 April 2019 to keep up with the collection of best practices that will serve as a basis for pedagogical innovation and urban sustainable development with the support of vocational education and training (VET) centres.

Looking for Outstanding VET Practices in Europe: VET Excellence Awards 2019

The European Commission has published the 2019 call for the EU VET Excellence Awards initiative, covering all actors (teachers, providers, students, companies, etc.) through a whole set of categories. What is it that makes VET excellent?

VET Mobility in Europe: Apprenticeships are key to VET!

“Apprenticeships are key to VET!,” said Commissioner Thyssen in her opening discourse for the Joint European Parliament and European Commission Conference ‘Mobility of Apprentices in Europe – A contribution to youth employment and competitiveness of business,’ that took place on Thursday 21 and Friday 22 in Brussels, combined with an European Alliance for Apprenticeships (EAfA) meeting.

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