Center for Policy Studies – www.praxis.ee
in 2000, the mission of PRAXIS is to improve and contribute to the policy-making
process in Estonia by conducting independent research, providing strategic
counselling to policy makers and fostering public debate. Praxis has 4
main policy programs, these are: Innovation Policy; Labour and Social Policy;
Education Policy; Health Policy.
of Educational Research at Tallinn University – http://www.tlu.ee
was founded in 1998 with the objective to develop educational researches
and support educational sciences in Estonia.
of International and Social Studies at Tallinn University – http://www.tlu.ee
of Social Stratification
of Family Sociology
Centre Contemporary Cultural Studies – http://www.iiss.ee/
research Centre at Tallinn Technical University – www.ttu.ee
carried out during the years is varied and involves planning of education,
economy, statistics, organisational and legal problems. In recent years
relations between education and economy, disproportions between education
and the labour market system, projected threats due to the weaknesses of
educational system of Estonian society have been researched.
For Lifelong Learning Development INNOVE – www.innove.ee
Estonian National Observatory as a unit of the Foundation Innove carried
out several research projects in the field of VET until 2003. Since 2004
the Estonian National Observatory coordinates the implementation of ReferNet
tasks (reporting and disseminating VET related information) as ReferNet
National Coordinator in Estonia.
Association of Estonian Adult Educators (AEAE) ANDRAS – www.andras.ee
Association is an Estonian non-governmental organisation, which unites
the representatives of different branches of adult education and aims at
increasing the competence of it members in the field of adult education.
Educators qualification standard
of Tartu, faculty of economics (Institute of Economics) – www.ut.ee
influence of Estonia's accession to the European Union on employment in
professions acquiring specific preparation (Raul Eamets);
of state-commissioned training for specialists with vocational education,
applied higher education and academic higher education by applying European
Union Structural Funds (Foundation Praxis Center for Policy Studies: Raul
Eamets – head of the work group).