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  1. Union renewal and development 13 November 2017

    UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova honoured by Education International

    On a night when she was celebrated for her eight-year tenure as Director-General, Irina Bokova was made a Distinguished Associate of Education International, only the second person outside of the organisation to receive the honour.

    UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova honoured by Education International
  2. Union renewal and development 5 November 2017

    Five ways to empower teachers and drive learning progress

    Fred van Leeuwen

    On World Teachers’ Day, let’s have a look at what teachers need to be more effective in the classroom

    Five ways to empower teachers and drive learning progress
  3. Trade union rights are human rights 17 October 2017

    Education International mourns the loss of Somali teachers and students

    The aftermath of the horrific bombing of Mogadishu is being felt far from the capital as the education community expresses solidarity for colleagues lost in the violent act which has left hundreds dead.

    Education International mourns the loss of Somali teachers and students
  4. Union renewal and development 17 October 2017

    EI consults teachers globally on professional status

    Education International is currently carrying out an extensive and ground-breaking worldwide survey that explores teachers’ realities and perceptions globally.

    EI consults teachers globally on professional status
  5. Leading the profession 12 October 2017

    Education International’s Asia-Pacific leaders gather to tackle regional challenges

    Asia-Pacific education union leaders reiterated their commitment to quality education for all, working towards countering for-profit education privatisation, increasing  teacher professionalism and demanding respect for educators’ human and trade union rights.

    Education International’s Asia-Pacific leaders gather to tackle regional challenges
  6. Union renewal and development 11 October 2017

    Asia Pacific: Educators determined to lead transformative change

    With the Asia Pacific region facing serious challenges to its education system, educators in the region have gathered to focus on the future, sharpen their analysis and decide a common ground for action.

    Asia Pacific: Educators determined to lead transformative change
  7. Union renewal and development 6 October 2017

    World Teachers Day is celebrated in every corner of the world

    From Uganda to Canada, Spain to New Zealand, educators worldwide have celebrated their profession, asking for more freedom and autonomy to deliver quality education to all.

    World Teachers Day is celebrated in every corner of the world
  8. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    Upcoming events

    Upcoming events

    Upcoming events
  9. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    North America-Caribbean

    North America-Caribbean

    North America-Caribbean
  10. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    Latin America

    Latin America

    Latin America
  11. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    Europe

    Europe

    Europe
  12. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    Asia-Pacific

    Asia-Pacific

    Asia-Pacific
  13. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    Africa

    Africa

    Africa
  14. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    ACCRS

    ACCRS

    ACCRS
  15. Union renewal and development 5 October 2017

    Worldwide

    Worldwide

    Worldwide
  16. Union renewal and development 27 September 2017

    EI’s Initial Reaction to the release of the Bank’s World Development Report on Education

    The World Bank’s new education report reveals “a superficial and incoherent effort” that “brushes over complex issues, oversimplifies recommendations and opts for broad generalizations that should make even the most well-intentioned finance minister scratch her head.”

    EI’s Initial Reaction to the release of the Bank’s World Development Report on Education
  17. Achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4 14 September 2017

    Africa’s education leadership works towards union unity

    Africa’s top education union leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to increase trade union unity on the continent to help reach the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

    Africa’s education leadership works towards union unity