The PLA is organised by the ECVET secretariat (with 3s as partner) and will take place in Larnaca, Cyprus, 9-10 March 2017.
In 2016, and most visibly with the launch in December of the initiative ‘Investing in Europe’s Youth’, learner mobility has regained a central position on the VET-policy agenda. In response among others to calls from the European Parliament, the Commission is taking action to increase the quality and attractiveness of longer term (6-12 months) placements in companies abroad, under the heading of 'ErasmusPro', a specific activity within the Erasmus+ programme.
This is the right moment to reflect on the experience gained within the 'ECVET' and 'Europass' initiatives and in particular on the opportunity for a coordinated framework which will support thorough preparation, structured implementation and appropriate follow-up to assure both the quality and impact of the mobility experience.
The main objective of this PLA is to:
Monika Auzinger and Karin Luomi-Messerer (both 3s) are members of the team responsible for organising the PLA. Please note that the event is upon invitation only. Results of the event will be published at the website of the ECVET Secretariat once available.
Link to the event section of the ECVET Secretariat website.