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Coronavirus: President von der Leyen and Commissioner Breton discuss solutions with industry to ramp up production of products needed to tackle the crisis   Yesterday, President Ursula von der Leyen and Commissioner for internal market Thierry Breton had a phone call with representatives of several industries: engineering...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Presidents of CLEPA, ACEA, ETRMA and CECRA – the European associations representing vehicle manufacturers, suppliers, tyre manufacturers, dealers and repairers – wrote a letter to the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, about the...

Project DRIVES (Development and Research on Innovative Vocational Education Skills) will soon release the outcome assessment on the European Automotive Apprenticeship Marketplace (read Summary Report here).   The Report is a ‘think piece’ to help shape thinking and policy development and underpin practical action and intervention within the automotive apprenticeship marketplace.   While the growing wave of...