ERASMUS PRO MISSION

22-02-2018
THE ERASMUS FOR APPRENTICES IS ON TRACK, BUT THE PATH STILL HAS TO BE BUILT!

Since 2015, thanks to the impetus of MEP Jean Arthuis, a new European ambition is born: opening Europe to apprentices. The issues at stake are now well-known: to tackle youth unemployment by making the apprenticeship a training path of excellence.
  • Apprenticeship succeeded in integrating young people with the professional world. Nevertheless,...

05-02-2018
PÉRÉGRINATIONS D’UNE BRESTOISE EN QUÊTE D’EUROPE

"Brexit, crises migratoires, vagues indépendantistes, montée des populismes et de l’euroscepticisme, création d’un groupe FN au Parlement européen... l’Union européenne traverse depuis quelques années une importante zone de turbulence et doit faire face à de nombreux défis et critiques. Pour autant, le tableau n’est pas totalement noir....

19-01-2018
ERASMUS PRO REPORT: REMOVING THE BARRIERS TO APPRENTICE MOBILITY IN EUROPE

Last July, the Minister of Labour Muriel Pénicaud committed to double the number of apprentices who are going abroad thanks to Erasmus each year by 2022. She required me to identify the impediments to their mobility and express proposals in order to get rid of them. I am pleased today to display my report which makes official concrete proposals...

19-01-2018
VIDEO: TO LIFT THE IMPEDIMENTS TO THE MOBILITY OF APPRENTICES IN EUROPE

Erasmus is celebrating its 30 years. In 2017, 43 000 students benefitted from the programme whereas only 6 800 apprentices had the opportunity to go abroad. And most often for a short period of time. The ambition of the Minister is to lift the impediments to the mobility in order to let 15 000 apprentices go in Erasmus by 2022. That is why Murel...

15-12-2017
AN INNOVATION PRIZE FOR JEAN ARTHUIS

The Member of the European Parliament received a prize for the programme on the Erasmus for apprentices. Europe allocates €400.000.000 to the latter. Three questions to Jean Arthuis... A prize for political innovation was awarded to you last week... My project on apprentices’ long mobility has received a prize within the...