Union renewal and development 27 October 2021
Niger: Climate change education is a trade union priority
Faced with the advance of the desert and increasing floods, teacher unionists in Niger have drafted a Guide to Educational Activities on Climate Change, as well as a Manual for the Study Circles of Niger, which includes the climate issue. The Syndicat National des Enseignants du Niger (SNEN) was one...Niger: Climate change education is a trade union priority
Standards and working conditions 16 April 2021
Niger: strong union reaction following school fire
On April 13, a fire destroyed a school built with temporary materials on the outskirts of Niamey in Niger. Twenty-five of the 38 straw-covered classrooms in the school were ravaged by the fire.Niger: strong union reaction following school fire
Trade union rights are human rights 25 November 2020
Niger: Trade union unity on skill development and improved working conditions for teachers
With the help of the of Education International’s COVID-19 Solidarity Fund, the national unions that are members of Education International affiliate structure in Niger (IESNI) have collaborated in the organisation of an Inclusive Education Policy Forum, a skill development workshop for twenty-five female teachers, and the organisation of an awareness-raising...Niger: Trade union unity on skill development and improved working conditions for teachers
Leading the profession 21 October 2020
“Africa: Collaboration between Unions and Governments for a Better Future in Education”, by Cherine Sabry.
Unions and governments have been in conflict since the dawn of time. The mere existence of unions as a force to defend workers’ rights where governments fail to do so in and of itself leads to this conflictual relationship. In Africa, unions have rarely been consulted during the COVID-19 crisis...“Africa: Collaboration between Unions and Governments for a Better Future in Education”, by Cherine Sabry.
Trade union rights are human rights 2 June 2020
Niger: an intolerable situation for more than 2,500 teachers
Schools that had been closed since 20 March reopened on 1 June, but the status and safety of thousands of teachers are still in danger.Niger: an intolerable situation for more than 2,500 teachers
Achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4 17 October 2019
“Higher ambitions for education and copyright in Africa and the world”, by Mugwena Maluleke.
African nations actively participated in the development of the Sustainable Development Agenda that acknowledged the centrality of education in the achievement of all other plans for a better world. Like other nations of the world, they committed to the provision of a single, renewed education agenda that is holistic, ambitious...“Higher ambitions for education and copyright in Africa and the world”, by Mugwena Maluleke.
Syndicat National des Agents de la Formation et de l'Education du NigerSYNAFENsynafen@yahoo.fr tel: +227 220.127.116.11 tel: +227 18.104.22.168 fax: +227 20.74.09.84B.P. 12400 Niamey
Syndicat National des Enseignants de BaseSNEBsneb_syndicat@yahoo.fr tel: +227 27.38.32 tel: +227 93.73.80 fax: +227 74.29.98B.P. 11893 Niamey
Syndicat National des Enseignants du NigerSNENsnenniger55@gmail.com tel: +227 74.20.73 fax: +227 74.28.55B.P. 576 Niamey
Syndicat National des Travailleurs de l’Education du NigerSYNTENsynten2013@yahoo.fr tel: +227 23.39.69 tel: +227 22.214.171.124 fax: +227 73.33.67B.P. 388 Niamey
Syndicat National des Travailleurs de l’Enseignement de BaseSYNATREBnigersynatreb@yahoo.com tel: +227 126.96.36.199 tel: +227 188.8.131.52 fax: +227 74.21.65B.P. 13 331 Niamey