Education International – Latest News about Education Unions Worldwide Education International is the federation of organisations representing over 30 million teachers and other education workers, through over 400 member organisations in more than 170 countries and territories.
Invest in climate education to build a better workforce for a greener future
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Education International) on April 22, 2021 at 2:49 pm
Education International welcomes the Earth Day statement by the Director-General of the International Labour Organisation stressing that climate education and awareness raising are key to making a just transition to green economies that guarantee a “sustainable future for current and new generations”.
Press Release | Earth Day: Teachers from Every Corner of the World Call for Quality Climate Change Education for All in Launch of Global Campaign
by email@example.com (Education International) on April 20, 2021 at 1:45 pm
Representing 32.5 million teachers and education support personnel worldwide, Education International launches worldwide campaign April 21st to ensure that climate education becomes as fundamental as teaching reading and writing.
Iraq: KTU members call for government to provide ongoing training to support quality education during COVID-19 pandemic
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Education International) on April 15, 2021 at 12:29 pm
The Kurdish government should organise ongoing training for teachers in the area of remote learning. So said participants at a recent Kurdistan Teachers’ Union (KTU) training programme on new teaching methods and the use of technology in education during the pandemic.
Global index finds most countries do not respect academic freedom and shows signs of decline
by email@example.com (Education International) on April 14, 2021 at 8:55 am
The second edition of the Academic Freedom Index (AFi) shows that only 20 per cent of the world’s population lives in countries where academic freedom is well protected. There are signs of decline in many countries. The pandemic, with the wide use of distance learning, produced additional threats. Academic autonomy may weaken as a lasting effect of the pandemic.
Call for international financial solidarity with Myanmar’s workers and educators
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Education International) on April 13, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Update 13 April 2021 | Despite increasing military violence and repressive measures against peaceful citizens protesting the deposition of the democratically elected president of Myanmar, the union movement remains committed to democracy. Education International has set up a Myanmar Education Workers Solidarity Fund to collect solidarity donations to help teachers and education workers in their daily struggles.