Vacancy (Junior) Policy Officer (maternity cover) European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) Brussels, Belgium About us: The European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) is a European sectoral social partner in education, (International NGO) founded in 2009, located in Brussels. A dynamic European organisation representing the......

The role of the Education and Training Working Group on Adult Learning 2016-2018 was to identify policies that promote and support workplace learning of adults. On behalf of EFEE, Fiona Maloney of Education and Training Boards Ireland (ETBI) participated in the Working Group. With the......

On 18 and 19 June 2018, the EFEE Peer Learning Visit (PLV) to Sweden took place in Stockhom on ‘Promoting social inclusion by fostering integration of newly arrived migrants and (re)engaging NEETs in education, training and jobs’. The event was hosted and co-organised by the......

On 13 and 14 June, the final conference of the joint project of EFEE and ETUCE on “European Sectoral Social Partners in Education (ESSDE) striving for sustainable influence on European education policy building through successful social dialogue; the ESSDE capacity building project III” took place......

On 25 May 2018, the EFEE Peer Learning Visit (PLV) to Montenegro took place in Podgorica on ‘Promoting and improving inclusive education starting at early age’. The event was hosted and co-organised by the Ministry of Education of Montenegro. In total 12 EFEE members and......

On 26 April, EFEE’s Executive Committee and General Assembly met in Brussels in the premises of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). The Executive Committee discussed the financial management of EFEE and reflected on the further expansion of EFEE. The main aim of the......

On 17 April the European Commission organised a seminar in Brussels on “The social pillar and European Semester as tools for delivering on social Europe”. On behalf of EFEE, Sarah Kik, Assistant General Secretary participated in the event. Aim of the meeting was to examine......

On 11 April a high-level international conference “A better copyright for quality higher education and research in Europe and beyond” took place in Brussels. The conference was lead by ETUCE with partnership of the European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) and the COMMUNIA network. Goal......

With this statement, the European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) wishes to provide further input to the public consultation on the priorities for the next EU Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) for the years 2021-2027. EFEE is a dynamic organisation established in 2009 to represent the......

On 14 February, the European Commission presented various options for a new and modern, long-term EU budget that delivers efficiently on its priorities after 2020. With its Communication the European Commission seeks to help EU Leaders ascertain what their choices would mean concretely in terms......

Today, the European Social Partners in Education, EFEE (European Federation of Education Employers) and ETUCE (European Trade Union Committee for Education) adopted a Joint Statement on Improving Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Europe. The Statement, adopted by the European Sectoral Social Dialogue in Education (ESSDE)......

The Council adopted conclusions on a renewed agenda for higher education. The overall aim is to modernise higher education so that it keeps pace with the rapidly evolving environment. The conclusions invite member states to focus on a series of actions around four areas: promoting excellence......

On 22 November, EFEE’s Executive Committee and General Assembly met in Brussels in the premises of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). The Executive Committee discussed the financial management of EFEE and reflected on EFEE’s HR strategy. EFEE’s General Assembly’s main focus was to......

In light of the European Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth, taking place in Gothenburg (Sweden) on 17 November,  the members of the Public Services Employers’ Forum (PSEF), representing Public Services and Services of General (Economic) Interest (SG(E)I) employers and providers, presented their Joint......

On 16 November, EFEE together with the other members of the Public Services Employers Forum (coordinated by CEEP) launched their Joint Statement on Social Europe. With this Statement the Public Services Employers Forum wish to provide input to the European Social Summit (Gothenburg Social Summit......

On 25 October, the European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) and the Secondary School Headteacher Association of Slovenia (DR) organised a Peer Learning Acitivity (PLA) in Ljubljana (Slovenia). Nives Po?kar, President of DR, hosted the PLA on Improving school leadership development practices in cooperation with......

On Wednesday 13 September 2017, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, delivered his annual speech on the State of the European Union. President Juncker said: “The wind is back in Europe’s sails. But we will go nowhere unless we catch that wind. (…) We should chart the direction......

The EFEE General Secretary participated in a discussion panel with the Polish Minister of Science on the model for higher education in the European context for the 21st century. The discussion brought education experts including the representatives from the European University Institute, Harvard University, Member of......

On 9 August, EFEE submitted its reply to to the public consultation on “Promoting Social Inclusion and Shared EU Values through Formal and Non-Formal Learning”. EFEE deems it very important that with the Paris Declaration, the issues of promoting civic education, intercultural dialogue and democratic citizenship,......

On 30 May, the European Commission has adopted new initiatives on school and higher education. The overall aim of these initiatives is to help Member States provide high quality and inclusive education for all young people through a series of concrete actions, so they acquire......

With this paper, the European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) wishes to provide further input to the public consultation on the review of the 2006 Framework of Key Competences for lifelong learning. EFEE is a dynamic organisation established in 2009 to represent the interests of......

With this paper, the European Federation of Education Employers (EFEE) wishes to provide further input to the public consultation on the mid-term review of the Erasmus+ Programme. EFEE is a dynamic organisation established in 2009 to represent the interests of employers in the strategic and......

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