The documentclass europecv is outdated and does not contain the latest euroPass, here an example in english. The latest update of the package is from 2014 here so an alternative solution must exist. Instructions are here about the format. I sent a kind request to the author to update the package as an encrypted and signed email as the author wants. My old tex which output in Fig. 1, while expected output in Fig. 2

% http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/210664/13173 Do not have inputenc, since it is loaded with europecv package so defininig utf8 here
\usepackage{graphicx} % Required to draw the logo

\ecvitem{English}{full working proficiency}
\ecvitem{German}{intermediate proficiency}

Fig. 1 Output of outdated Europecv package, Fig. 2 Expected output in euroPass

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OS: Debian 8.7

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    I would kindly ask the package/class maintainer if an update in the near future could be done.
    – Johannes_B
    Mar 22, 2017 at 18:01

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Have a look at the package europasscv. It is actively maintained.


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