Welcome to the ReferNet Croatia website
Welcome to the ReferNet Croatia website. Here you can find more information about the activities of ReferNet Croatia, information and national contact details for the ReferNet network, info About Cedefop and its activities, and you can also view and download publications from the ReferNet network and Cedefop.
#CedefopPhotoAward 2019 winners announced!
Two winning teams from Austria and Croatia have been nominated for the top award to be presented by European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen at the fourth European vocational skills week (#EUVocationalSkills) in Helsinki (14-18 October). more
#CedefopPhotoAward is back!
The #CedefopPhotoAward promotes best practice and excellence in VET across the EU and beyond, offering the chance to young learners as well as adults in continuing education to show their talent while promoting the benefits of VET. more
Experimental Program Dual Education
Dual education enters 11 VET schools in Croatia with four programmes and 156 enrolled students more
International Recognition for Digitalisation of Schools in Croatia
Croatian e-Schools project receives prestigious UNESCO award for leading initiatives introducing ICT in education in 2017 more
First Vocational Teachers’ Days highlight VET reform in Croatia
Outstanding success of the largest vocational teachers' conference in Croatia more
Establishment of a network of regional centres of competence
25 VET schools selected to act as future centres of competence in Croatia more
New framework for promoting lifelong learning and adult education
The Agency for VET and Adult Education has presented the results of the Survey on adult education in 2017 and the Strategic framework for promotion of lifelong learning 2017-21, developed within the ESF project Promotion of Lifelong Learning. more
Education for better immigrant integration
Croatia has a lot of experience of the impact of immigration. Two decades ago the country experienced a huge inflow of the immigrants from neighbouring countries (over a half of a million) affected by the war. Now, immigrant numbers are much lower and these are mostly refugees from non-EU countries. more
Introducing microcomputers in education
Croatia presented its ambitious PROMikro project which will use microcomputers to introduce digital literacy elements into various elementary school classes and extracurricular activities more
Croatia: Vocational Education and Training in Focus
VET has been receiving much attention recently from policy makers and stakeholders, specifically dual education. more
- Cedefop's VET toolkit for tackling early leaving at the Skillman.eu International Forum 2019
- An enhanced role for apprenticeship in a changing world of work
The external factors that have an impact on apprenticeship and the relevant design and delivery responses were discussed at a joint Cedefop/OECD symposium, on 7 October in Paris.
- Portugal: memorandum of understanding in VET with Germany