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05 May 2015

UNESCO reminds us that education is a human right and a public good

A new UNESCO report reinforces education as a basic human right and public good, and calls for a humanistic approach to education in the lead up to the World Education Forum in Acheon, South Korea. More




04 May 2015

Kosovo: union’s collective bargaining efforts backed by European-wide support

The European region of Education International (EI) is demanding that Kosovo’s public authorities fully implement the collective agreement that was signed a year ago. More




30 April 2015

Final push toward new UN sustainability goals begins in Paris

As the UN Secretary General’s Global Education First Initiative nears completion of its mandate, the final push toward the post-2015 goals begins and all eyes turn toward the next steps of the global agenda. More




30 April 2015

Europe: Strong school leadership essential for quality education

The importance of strong and effective leadership in European schools is the subject of a joint report published by European trade unions and education employers. More



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About EI

Education International is the voice of teachers and other education employees across the globe. A federation of 401 associations and unions in 171 countries and territories, it represents some 30 million educators and support professionals in education institutions from early childhood to university.

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