Supporting vocational education and training in Europe
The Bruges communiqué
On 7 December 2010, European Ministers for vocational education and training (VET), the European Social Partners and the European Commission adopted the Bruges Communiqué on enhanced European cooperation in VET for 2011-2020. The Communiqué defines common objectives for 2020 and an action plan for the coming years, combining national measures with European support. This brochure introduces the context for this cooperation, the challenges to be met and the goals for the coming years.