ReferNet Portugal is a joint project of General Directorate for Employment and Industrial Relations and Cedefop
The Directorate-General for Employment and Industrial Relations is a central service of the Ministry for Labour, Solidarity and Social Security
The European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training is a European Union decentralised agency.

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Forum ‘Futurália’ 2019
'Qualifications and employment: what to do 'in' the digital?' is the theme of the Futurália Forum that will take place on 4/4/2019 at 2 pm at FIL.
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ANQEP at Futurália 2019
ANQEP, like in previous editions, will be present at Futurália, one of the biggest education and training fairs in the country.
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Professional internships – call for proposals
The first period of call for proposals is opened from March 13 to July 15, 2019, under the terms of the announcement disclosed on the IEFP portal.
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Cedefop photo award 2019
Take part in the #CedefopPhotoAward 2019 competition for a chance to win trips to Helsinki and Thessaloniki. Tell your story!
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ReferNet national meeting
For the second meeting of the national network, partners received information about the activities carried out so far and the next year's work plan. Partners agreed about the importance of exploring new dissemination activities.
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16th annual plenary meeting
The 16th annual plenary meeting of ReferNet was held from 21 to 23 November in Thessaloniki. More than 80 participants attended the meeting, including national representatives and Refernet's partners.
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Spotlight on VET – 2018 compilation
Pictures of countries’ VET systems in a compilation document.
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Opinion survey on VET in Portugal
Analysis of EU citizens' awareness and opinions on VET's attractiveness.
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Education at a Glance 2018
OECD's Education at a Glance 2018 is now available
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The changing nature and role of VET in Europe
Find out the responsiveness of European VET systems to external change (1995-2015)
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