Task Force for Human Resources, Education, Training and Youth of the European Commission (TF-HRETY)

Task Force - Ressources humaines, éducation, formation et jeunesse de la Commission européenne

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History

Jan 1989, within the framework of European Commission (EC). Ceased to exist, 1995, when became Directorate-General XXII of the European Commission.

Aims

Demonstrate the increasing priority accorded by the European Community to the development of its human resources and give more emphasis to its contribution in the field of education, training and youth as a complement to Member State policies. The mandate given by the Commission to the Task Force included, in addition to the continued management of several Community programmes, the following main missions: a coordinating and animating role on questions regarding investment in human resources (Education, Training and Youth); the improvement of the quality of education and training in the Community; the pursuit of stronger cooperation with and between the social partners in continuing education and training; the monitoring of vocational training policies to promote economic and social cohesion in relation to the Structural Funds and PEDIP; the development of Community actions in favour of young people, building on existing activities (Youth for Europe, and Young Workers Exchange programmes); representation of the Commission with regard to all matters concerning the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP) including definition and coordination of CEDEFOP's work programme.

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Activities

Covers 3 main actions, each developing and using Community partnership in different ways to underpin a major expansion and improvement of quality in continuing vocational training for workers in undertakings of all types and sizes. Action 1: Supporting innovation in continuing vocational training; Action 2: Closer cooperation between EC Member States in their analysis of continuing vocational training needs, and their monitoring of provision; Action 3: Augmenting the FORCE Network with regional consortia and transnational training partnership financed by the European Social Fund (ESF).

Initiatives implemented include:

 • SOCRATES Programme, consolidating European Community Action Scheme for the Mobility of University Students (ERASMUS), LINGUA and Community Programme in Education and Training for Technology (COMETT); ARION; Information Network on Education in Europe (EURYDICE); EUROFORM; LEONARDO DA VINCI, consolidating Action Programme for the Development of Continuing Vocational Training in the European Community (FORCE); EUROTECNET and PETRA; TEMPUS IV; Young Workers' Exchange Programme (Youth for Europe Programme).

Promotes or coordinates:

 • European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP); IRIS Association.

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 1 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 5 non-governmental organizations.
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Members

Members in 0 countries
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Subjects *

  • Society
    • Youth
  • Social Activity
    • Human Resources
  • Education
    • Education
    • Training

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

UIA Org ID

F1695

Last News Received

23. Nov 1995
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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