With the publication of the new Strategy on "A credible enlargement perspective for and
enhanced EU engagement with the Western Balkans" by the Commission, adopted on 6
February 2018, the idea of VET mobility has experienced a regained momentum. The Strategy
provides significantly enhanced EU engagement to better support the Western Balkans'
preparations on the European path and the VET scheme is one of the actions foreseen for
"Supporting socio-economic development", one of the six flagship initiatives.
The general objective of this programme is to contribute to the improvement and
modernisation of VET systems in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and Kosovo*,
as well as reinforcing the links between VET and the labour market.
More specifically, the aim of the call is to enhance the capacity of VET providers in the four
mentioned partners by promoting mobility activities aimed at improving the skills and
competences of VET teachers, learners and managers and the occupational prospects of
Expected General Outputs
• Exchange Programmes between the four mentioned partners and the European VET
• The knowledge, technical and pedagogical skills of VET teachers is improved;
• The knowledge of VET managerial staff is improved;
• The transversal, generic and subject specific skills of learners are enhanced.