ERIC Number: ED366724
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Guide to the European Community Programmes in the Fields of Education, Training, Youth. Second Edition.
Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium).
This guide to European Community (EC) programs in the fields of education, training, and youth is intended to help interested individuals, projects, and institutions obtain information on the increasing scope of cooperation at the EC level. Section 1 describes programs/actions initiated by the EC's Task Force for Human Resources, Education, and Training and Youth in the following areas: cooperation in the field of education, language teaching, higher and university education, central and Eastern Europe, initial training, continuing training, and youth, as well as exchanges of information and experience regarding education in the EC (information network on education in the European Community--Euridice; study visits for education specialists--Arion; and the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training--Cedefop). Section 2 outlines efforts to achieve mutual recognition of qualifications and diplomas by EC countries. Discussed in section 3 are programs implemented within the framework of other EC policies, including three programs funded by the European Social Fund, experimental training schemes, three programs to promote research, and an initiative to teach European integration at universities. Each program description includes some or all of the following: objectives, role, actions, target group, source(s) of further information, references, and contact point(s). Addresses of offices of the Commission of the European Communities in 12 countries are included. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Continuing Education, Educational Cooperation, Exchange Programs, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Postsecondary Education, Program Guides, Research and Development, Social Development, Youth Programs
UNIPUB, 4661-F Assembly Drive, Lanham, MD 20706-4391 (Catalogue No. CY-71-91-736-EN-C).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Books
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Authoring Institution: Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium).