Education and Culture

EU Institutions

• European Commission, Directorate-General for Education and Culture

• European Commission, Directorate-General for Information Society and Media

• European Parliament, Committee for Culture and Education

• Council of the EU, Education, Youth, Culture and Sport Council configuration (EYCS)

• Committee of the Regions,
   Commission for Social Policy, Education, Employment, Research and Culture (SEDEC)

Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)
   - EURYDICE (Network: Education Systems in Europe)
   - Eurypedia (European Encyclopedia of National Education Systems)

Centre for Research on Education and Lifelong Learning (CRELL; Joint Research Centre)

European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP; Thessaloniki)

European Training Foundation (ETF ; Turin)

European Youth Portal

Creative Desk Europe (Framework programme for culture and audiovisual sectors)

Eurodesk (European network of youth professionals)

European University Institute (Florence)

Open Education Europa (Gateway to European innovative learning)

School Educaton Gateway

eTwinning (The community for schools in Europe)

EU Policy at a Glance

EU Policy by topic

• European Union:
   Education, Training, Youth; Culture; Audiovisual and Media

• European Commission:
   - Education (Educational and training opportunities, studying abroad,
     vocational training, recognition of qualifications and digital skills)
   - Culture and Media ; Sport  

 

EU Legislation

• Legislation in force:
   Audiovisual and media ; Culture ; Education, training, youth, sport

• EUR-Lex: Education and Training ; Culture

Audiovisual and media policies: Documents to the regulatory framework (archived 2012)

Publications: Documents, Reports and Journals

Green and White Papers

Green Paper "Education, training and research: The obstacles to
   transnational mobility"
(COM/1996/0462 final, October 1996)

Green Paper on the European Dimension of Education
   (COM/1993/0457 final, September 1993)

White paper: White paper on Sport (COM/2007/0391 endg., Juli 2007)

White paper on Education and Training - Teaching and Learning - Towards the learning society (KOM/1995/0590, November 1995)

 

Reports and Studies

• European Union Policies (Overview), Directorate-General for Education and Culture:
  Culture ; Audivisual and Media ; Education, Training and Youth ; Multilinguism ; Sport

• European Parliament, Committee: Culture and Education

• Eurydice Publications: from 2011 onwards ; 1986-2014

• Slected Bibliography (Literature Database for Vocational Education and Training ):
   - Vocational education and training in European countries (2014)

 

Journals 

• EDC-Database: Journals and Periodicals

Online-Journals of the EU

Databases

 • Databases: Information, Education, Culture

 • PLOTEUS (Portal on Learning Opportunities throughout Europe)

 • IATE (Terminology-Database)

 • EU Bookshop: Informationpolitics ; Education ; Culture ; Sport

 • ECLAS (Full texts on Education and Culture): Education ; Culture

 • Press releases database: Education, Culture, Bilinguism and Youth

 • EDC-Library: Information, Education and Culture

 • EDC-ArchiDok: Culture ; Media ; Education and Training

Statistics

Speeches, Press Releases, News Feeds

Speeches

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Information Society and Media:
   Oettinger: 2014- ; Kroes: 2010-2014 ; Reding: 2004-2010;
   Rehn: 2004
; Liikanen: 1999-2004

 • Speeches on Audiovisual Policy (ab 2001)

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Education and Culture:
    Navracsics 2014- ; Vassilou: 2010-2014 ; Reding: 1999-2004

 

Press Releases

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Education and Culture: 2010-2014

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Communication Networks, Contents and Technology

 • European Parliamnet, Committee for Culture and Education

 • Council of the European Union, Education, Youth, Culture and Sport

 • European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP)

 

News Feeds (RSS)

 • EU Newsroom (Culture, Education, Youth)

 • European Parliament, Committee on Culture and Education

 • Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)

 • European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP; Thessaloniki)

 • Open Education Europa (Europe’s community for innovative education)

Programmes and Tenders

EU Programmes

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Education and Culture:
    - Creative Europe 2014-2020 (FP for support to the culture and media sectors)
    - European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL)
    - Erasmus for all 2014-2020Generation Erasmus+ (new online forum)

 • Previous Programmes: Culture (2007-2013) ; Media (2007-2013)

 • European Capitals of Culture 

 • Life Long Learning Programme ; You Tube-Video

 

Tenders

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Education and Culture

 • European Commission, Directorate-General for Information Society and Media

Study in Europe

Other Internet Resources

 • European University Association (EUA, Brussels)

 • Four Motors for Europe
    (Regions: Baden-Wurttemberg, Catalunya, Rhone-Alpes, Lombardia)

 • ENIC Network - NARIC Network (European Network of National Information Centres on
    academic recognition and mobility / National Academic Recognition Information Centres)

 • European Agency for Development in Special Needs Education

 • European Schoolnet (EUN)

 • EUYO - European Union Youth Orchestra

 • ECSA - European Community Study Association

 • ECF - European Cultural Foundation, Amsterdam

 • ERIC - Educational Resources Information Centre

 • Mercator (European Network of Language Diversity Centres)

 • Euromosaic (Minoritylanguages: Reports of the 1990s)

 • Schengen Visa Info for Students