EfVET is a professional association established in 1991, representing VET providers across Europe. They advocate for VET issues to EU institutions and collaborate with various directorates and bodies. EfVET aims to enhance and improve technical and vocational education and training by facilitating networking, promoting cooperative projects, disseminating innovative measures, providing technical support to members, and representing their views in the European public forum. Their strategic priorities include being a catalyst for VET reform, promoting work-based learning and community-oriented curricula, advocating for investment in digital-based learning, and leading a pan-European Confederation of VET Providers.
EfVET Project and Office Manager
Valentina Chanina is EfVET Project and Office Manager. For many years she has been involved in European projects and tenders. She specialises on vocational education and training, adult education, relationship with European Commission and European Parliament, networking, and coordination of transnational partnerships. Responsible for supporting the management of European projects, as well as for the development and promotion of national and European dissemination strategies for European projects and financial management of the projects. She is familiar with EU Institutions and policies and has more than 20 years of experience in preparing and handling projects, especially with the Erasmus + programme.