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06 May 2015

Education unions line up to oppose free trade agreement

Education International affiliates around the world are applying a full-court press against plans to negotiate public services into the free trade agreement TiSA, sending a clear message to their governments that education is not for sale. More

 

 

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06 May 2015

EI: Education is not a commodity

Reports that the governments of Australia, Colombia, New Zealand and Norway are proposing the inclusion of education within the scope of the TiSA are of grave concern. More

 

 

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05 May 2015

UNESCO reminds us that education is a human right and a public good

A new UNESCO report reinforces education as a basic human right and public good, and calls for a humanistic approach to education in the lead up to the World Education Forum in Acheon, South Korea. More

 

 

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04 May 2015

Kosovo: union’s collective bargaining efforts backed by European-wide support

The European region of Education International (EI) is demanding that Kosovo’s public authorities fully implement the collective agreement that was signed a year ago. 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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