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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



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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




29 April 2015

Earthquake inflicts heavy toll on Nepal’s education sector

As the details of destruction in the wake of Nepal’s biggest earthquake in decades become clearer by the day, the country’s education sector is uniting to deal with its own casualties and damaged schools. More




28 April 2015

UK: Teachers’ decisive action against ‘for profit’ drive in education

“#TellPearson no to ‘for profit’ schools because #ChildrenDeserve good public education @pearson.”This was one of the rallying slogans of education trade union leaders and parents in their action opposing education privatisation in London, UK. More



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