Hywel Ceri JONES

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-04-22
Education Pontardawe GS, Univ of Wales Aberystwyth (BA, DipEd, John and Elizabeth Williams scholar)
Books & Publications
Recreations travel, rugby, snooker, theatre
Clubs Reform, Fondation Universitaire (Brussels)
Style Hywel Ceri Jones, CMG
Career Univ of Sussex: asst registrar 1962-65, dep dir Centre for Educnl Technol and Curriculum Devpt 1965-69, special asst to vice-chllr for planning and devpt 1969-73, visiting fell in educn and contemporary European studies 1973-80; EC: head Dept for Educn and Youth Policies 1973-79, dir Educn, Vocational Trg and Youth Policy 1979-88, dir Task Force for HR, Educn, Trg and Youth 1989-93, actg DG then dep DG Employment, Social Policy, Employment and Industrial Rels 1993-98; advsr to George Soros on the Open Soc's Network of Fndns 1998-99, European advsr to Welsh Office and chm Ctee on Wales and Europe 1998-99, chm Governing Bd of European Policy Centre Brussels 1999-2007; chm European Inst for Educn and Social Policy Paris 2000-04, dir Network of European Fndns (NEF) 2003-07 (European policy advsr 2008-09); visiting prof Univ of Glamorgan 1999-2001; author of numerous articles on educn and trg and social policy in Europe; chm: prog ctees on educn and trg EU, Advsy Ctee for Vocational Trg EC, European Social Dialogue Ctee, European Social Fund Ctee, task force to prepare the social dimension to the enlargement of the EU; co-chair European Consortium of Fndn on Disability Rights 2008-, European advsr Freudenberg Fndn 2009-; vice-chm: European Centre for Vocational Trg (CEDEFOP), European Fndn for Living and Working Conditions Dublin; govr European Cultural Fndn 1999-2007; govr: NE Wales Inst of HE 2003-08, Bd ECORYS 2006-13 (dir ECORYS Tst 2006-13, memb Supervisory Bd 2007-13); tstee Federal Tst for Educn and Research 2006- (govr 2004-), tstee Equal Rights Tst 2011-; memb Bd Nat Playing Fields Assoc for Wales 2002-07, memb Bd Franco-Br Inst 2003-10; dir Tomorrow's Wales 2009-; chm Bd Wales Governance Centre Univ of Cardiff 2012-; Winston Churchill fell 1967, Eisenhower fell 1978; Hon DUniv: Sussex 1991, Leuven 1992, Open Univ 2000; Hon LLD Nat Cncl for Educnl Awards of Ireland 1992, Hon Dr Free Univ of Brussels 2002, hon doctorate Univ of Wales 2013; hon fell: Educn Inst of Scot 1988, Univ of Westminster 1990, Univ of Wales Aberystwyth 1990, Univ of Glyndwr 1993, Univ of Glamorgan 1994, Univ of Swansea 1995; fell Trinity St Davids Univ Camarthen 2009; Gold Medal of the Republic of Italy 1987
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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