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WorldSkills Europe General Assembly 2019

Our next WorldSkills Europe General Assembly will take place in Riga from June 5-8. Organised with the support of the Latvian Ministry of Education and Science, the assembly will be hosted by the national State Education Development Agency – which is also home to...

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Competitor profiles – Sophia Warneke

Though work is not always easy for geriatric nurse Sophia Warneke, the rewards make it all worthwhile. “Often, the profession is exhausting due to the well known shortage of skilled nurses in Germany,” says the 24-year-old, who was a competitor at WorldSkills Sao...

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Competitor profiles – Paula Petrinec

Since first studying hospitality at school six years ago, Paula Petrinec has taken part in her fair share of skills competitions. From her first, when she was in secondary school, to her last, when she represented Croatia at EuroSkills Gothenburg 2016, the...

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Champion profiles – Martins Kukojs

When he is not preparing for EuroSkills Budapest where he will lend his expertise in restaurant service to one of the competitors from the Latvian team, Martins Kukojs works as assistant manager of Vincents, one of the most highly regarded restaurants in Northern...

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Champion profiles – Barthélémy Deutsch

For 2013 world Belgian champion Barthélémy Deutsch, the competition in Leipzig had not even ended before he received job offers from not one, but two, Michelin 3-star restaurants. “For me, it was amazing to be able to choose between some of the best restaurants in my...

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