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The European Projects in the Support of Albanian’s VET
The European Projects in the Support of Albanian’s VET

Author(s): Ermira Kastriot Sela
Subject(s): Economy
Published by: Editura Universitară Danubius
Keywords: vocational education; unemployment; labor market; European Union
Summary/Abstract: The main objectives of Albanian society are economic development and integration into the European Union. These aspirations need the acceleration of structural reforms that will allow to Albania to be adapted to modern societies. In this contest, the improvement on the role played by education,especially by VET system, is very important for the economic and social development of the country.Generally, VET is seen as a key factor in the economic growth because he equips people with the skills needed to be protagonists in the labor market. This system in Albania has undergone toward many changes in structure and content, with the aim of improving his approach to the requirements of the labor market. However, to provide a vocational education of high quality it’s important to invest more in it, but the Albanian investments in this sector are among the lowest. In these conditions, the partnership with EU offers a great opportunity for the country to develop the VET system. This paper tries to show how has Albania used the opportunities that derive from integration process. The method used is qualitative. Inconsideration are taken the reports, studies and statistics get into the sector of vocational education.

  • Page Range: 329-334
  • Page Count: 6
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English