Current members Ministry of Education and Culture

Ministry of Education and Culture

Opetus- ja kulttuuriministeriö, OKM

website: www.minedu.fi 

Contact information

Mr. Erno Hyvönen, project planner, erno.hyvonen@minedu.fi

Ms. Ulla-Jill Karlsson, Ministerial Adviser, ulla-jill.karlsson@minedu.fi

Description

Further the Department for Vocational Education and Training of the Finish Ministry of Education and Culture deals with the implementation of lifelong learning strategies, cooperates with institutions of the European Union on national and international tools for recognition of skills and learning outcomes and takes part in various national and international working groups in the field of vocational (adult) learning.

National / international impact

Ministry of Education and Culture, Department for Vocational Education and Training qualifies as a policy maker in the field of work of the EBSN in Finland. Its tasks include e.g. dealing with the educational needs of the newcomers, including asylum seekers (adults) without sufficient skills

Links

https://ec.europa.eu/epale/en/blog/good-practices-young-adults-skills-programme-finland

http://www.oph.fi/kehittamishankkeet/nuorten_aikuisten_osaamisohjelma/seminaarit

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