Ei-iE

Union renewal and development

We bring together our member organisations to discuss and share experiences, good practices and ideas on responding to collective challenges. Together we are building the education unions of the future: mass participation organisations that reflect the diverse interests and identities of their members and offer educators a multitude of ways to engage and contribute.

Our work in this area

  1. News 5 June 2007

    EI 5th World Congress: Only Six Weeks To Go!!!

    Arrangements for the 5th EI World Congress in Berlin are being finalised. Over 1,600 representatives of member organisations have indicated that they will be in attendance at the Congress in the Estrel Convention Centre. Documents are being printed for circulation to participants. Hotels are finalising bookings. Detailed plans are being...

    EI 5th World Congress: Only Six Weeks To Go!!!
  2. News 18 April 2007

    EI Research Network meets in Brussels

    Members of Education International’s Research Network are conducting their third meeting in Brussels on 18th and 19th April.

    EI Research Network meets in Brussels
  3. News 12 April 2007

    EI Tsunami Rehabilitation Programme: 3 more schools completed in Aceh, Indonesia

    As part of the Tsunami Rehabilitation Programme of EI, Oxfam International and Oxfam Novib, 3 more schools have just been completed in Aceh, Indonesia. This adds up to a total of 18 schools completed out of the 28 planned. The rest of the schools will be finished by the end...

    EI Tsunami Rehabilitation Programme: 3 more schools completed in Aceh, Indonesia
  4. News 26 March 2007

    EI World Congress: Teachers advocate for quality education for all

    “Educators joining together for quality education and social justice:” This is the theme that will unite more than 1,500 teacher leaders from around the world who will come to Berlin 22-26 July 2007 for the 5th World Congress of Education International (EI).

    EI World Congress: Teachers advocate for quality education for all
  5. News 23 March 2007

    EI Tsunami Student Tour: Afterthoughts

    The Tsunami Student Tour has been a life-changing experience for the participants of the EI Tsunami Student Tour to Aceh, Indonesia, from 19-24 February 2007. Below is a summary of the feedback they gave EI after returning from the tour.

    EI Tsunami Student Tour: Afterthoughts
  6. News 23 March 2007

    EI Executive Board to meet in Berlin

    The 28th Executive Board Meeting will take place from 27-29 March in Berlin, Germany at the venue of the 5th World Congress. The meeting will mainly concentrate on the coming EI World Congress, which will be held from 22-27 July.

    EI Executive Board to meet in Berlin
  7. News 9 March 2007

    Visit to Tsunami-hit areas a “life-changing experience”

    "I could never have anticipated what I experienced whilst I was in Banda Aceh", said Martin Jones, 17, from the UK as he returned from the EI Tsunami Student Tour to Banda Aceh.

    Visit to Tsunami-hit areas a “life-changing experience”
  8. 9 March 2007

    EI Tsunami Student Tour – A life changing experience

    "I could never have anticipated what I experienced whilst I was in Banda Aceh", said Martin Jones, 17, from the UK as he returned from the EI Tsunami Student Tour to Banda Aceh.

    EI Tsunami Student Tour – A life changing experience
  9. News 8 March 2007

    Hugo Yasky elected president of EI Latin American Regional Committee

    Hugo Yasky, General Secretary of Argentinean affiliate CTERA, was elected President of the Regional Committee of Education International for Latin America on March 4th, at the EI Latin America regional Conference.

    Hugo Yasky elected president of EI Latin American Regional Committee
  10. News 21 February 2007

    EI organises tour of tsunami-hit areas for students

    EI has organised a tour for twelve students from Japan, Australia, the UK and the Netherlands to the tsunami-hit areas of Aceh in Indonesia from 19-24 February. The students were selected from schools which contributed to the EI Solidarity Fund for the Tsunami Rehabilitation Programme.

    EI organises tour of tsunami-hit areas for students
  11. News 1 February 2007

    Make your Hotel Room Reservation Today!!

    Are you participating in the forthcoming EI 5th World Congress? If so, make your hotel reservation today!

    Make your Hotel Room Reservation Today!!
  12. News 1 February 2007

    Congress Assistance Deadline Extended to 28 Feb!!

    At the request of many member organisations, the request for financial assistance for Congress attendance has just been extended to 28 Feb!

    Congress Assistance Deadline Extended to 28 Feb!!
  13. News 9 January 2007

    Inaugural Meeting of the Council of Global Unions in Brussels

    The inaugural meeting of the new Council of Global Unions (CGU) is taking place today in Brussels, Belgium. The creation of the CGU marks a new milestone in the organisation and functioning of the international trade union movement.

    Inaugural Meeting of the Council of Global Unions in Brussels