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27 August 2015

Make your voice heard in the post-2015 indicator selection - deadline September 4th

The global education community is now in the final phase of setting the Global Sustainable Development Goals and Education for All agendas – Education 2030. Civil society has been instrumental in securing an ambitious, rights-based framework for education post-2015. More




27 August 2015

Nigeria: 500 Days - Chibok Parents continue search for Daughters

As 27 August marks the 500th day since 273 Nigerian school girls were kidnapped, Education International and concerned citizens the world over continue to put pressure on the Nigerian Government. More




26 August 2015

India: court urges state officials’ children to attend governmental schools

The National Coalition for Education has welcomed the recent judgement of the Allahabad High Court in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh “historic” for urging governmental officials to send their children to governmental school. More



UK testing GCSE

25 August 2015

UK: outstanding 2015 GSCE results to be backed up by additional governmental measures

Education unions have commented on the General Certificate of Secondary Education’s results, demonstrating the value of the UK public education system, and urged the Government to take further action to sustain the positive results. More



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Education International is the voice of teachers and other education employees across the globe. A federation of 396 associations and unions in 171 countries and territories, it represents some 32.5 million educators and support professionals in education institutions from early childhood to university.

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