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22 July 2014

Americas: US and Mexican educators’ unions strengthen cooperation

The Mexican National Education Workers Union (SNTE) and American Federation of Teachers (AFT) have committed to increased joint activity. This emerged from discussions between AFT President Randi Weingarten and SNTE President Juan Díaz de la Torre during the recent AFT convention in Los Angeles. More




18 July 2014

EI launches world-wide photo action

What does quality education actually look like? Education International is launching its first world-wide photo action, as part of the Unite for Quality Education campaign. Its aim is to capture the variety of teaching and learning conditions that can be found in different countries and regions. More




18 July 2014

Join in the 100 Days action for release of kidnapped Nigerian girls

EI invites member organisations and concerned citizens to join in a call on 23 July to mark the 100th day since the abduction of the girls of Chibok, 219 of whom are still missing, held captive by Boko Haram. More




18 July 2014

Ceasefire call in Gaza must be respected

"To date more than 40 Gaza children have been killed in Israeli airstrikes. With the recent murder of three Israeli teenagers and the killing of a Palestinian teenager, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is becoming a war on children." More



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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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