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The event will focus on the role of regions and cities in supporting apprenticeships in the health sector. It will be the opportunity to explore initiatives put in place by regional and local authorities to train, upskill and reskill health workers taking into account the future skills needs of the sector.
The discussion will be introduced by Ilias Livanos, an expert in Cedefop's Department for skills and labour market, and moderated by Sandra Parthie of the German Economics Institute.
Mr Rikardo Lamadrid from the Department for Education of the Basque Government will introduce concrete actions concerning the medical and health supply, while a VET teacher and an apprentice will bring their hands-on experience on apprenticeships in this area, their added value and discuss key challenges.
The following guests will also intervene during the panel discussion:
- Ms Maria Pascual Garcia, Head of the Unit of International Projects for VET, Regional Ministry of Education of the Government of Catalonia.
- Ms Birgitta Sacrédeus, Regional Councillor and Member of Dalarna Regional board, Sweden.
- Prof. Dr. Karin Reiber, Professor for Nursing Education, Esslingen University of Applied Sciences.
- Ms Romy Karier, Councillor of the Municipality of Clervaux, Luxembourg, Member of the CoR since 2019.