European Vocational Skills Week 2016


This first European Vocational Skills Week is on!

It goes on from 5 to 9 December 2016 with events in Brussels and hundreds of activities in Member States, EFTA and EU candidate countries organised at national, regional and local levels.

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EM Germany | Digitalisation in Education Must Reach Everyone

Article European Movement: As a member of the EM Germany Executive Board, Thiemo Fojkar is particularly active in his work in the field of education. As Chair of the Internationaler Bund (IB) and the Federal Association of Vocational Training Providers, as well as President of The European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training (EVBB), he is a renowned expert on European education.
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Press Release: Vocational training faces major challenges

Press Release: Vocational training faces major challenges 20th Annual Conference in Brussels / ENAIP Switzerland awarded “DIE EUROPA” Brussels, 21 October 2016. Education policy in Europe faces serious challenges. This was the conclusion of the 20th International...

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The First Global Start-Up Education Conference

ORT Israel, Israel’s Leading Science and Technology Educational Network, invites you to take part in the First Global Start-Up Education Conference. The conference will focus on science-technology education in the 21st century and is being held to help education systems in Israel and around the world.

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EVBB at the 19th Eurasian Economic Summit

As representatives of the European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training (EVBB) Thiemo Fojkar, President of EVBB and Horst Dreimann, Secretary General of EVBB together with Tarik Bitlis, Managing Director of the IB affiliate IBETH,  were participating in...

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Digital revolution – an opportunity for all

While the ENTELIS Seminar 2015, which took place in Dublin, Tom Bieling, Design Research Lab (Berlin, University of Arts) and Sabine Siemsen (Hagen, FernUniversität) both invited by EVBB, gave a lecture. The designer Tom Bieling presented in a very entertaining way...

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Close to the Decision Makers – The EVBB in Brussels

On January the 4th the European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training has set a new milestone and established its new office in Brussels. Located in the European Quarter the EVBB will continue to fly its flags for the support of vocational training and...

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ENTELIS Newsflash

The European Network for Technology Enhanced Learning in an Inclusive Society (ENTELIS) aims to bridge the digital divide – in Europe and worldwide, by encouraging the education for digital competences (effective use of information- and communication technology and assistive technology) for empowerment and for the autonomy of people with disabilities in all ages.

In September, ENTELIS published once again one of their interesting newsflashs containing inspiring articles from associations all over Europe. We highly recommend you to take a look at this paper to stay up to date on the current developments within the sector.

Vocational Education and Training for Europe – The EVBB

The European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training (EVBB) is a European umbrella association whose members  are state associations, associations, coordinating institutes of education and educational providers at a national, regional and local level.

The objective work done by the EVBB is the qualitative improvement of vocational education and training in European countries and an increase in the efforts being carried out in education at a European level.

Networking for Vocational Training