- Host organizations
- All COPE Affiliates
- Cooperating organizations
- COPE DC Partners – AEU, IEU, NZPPTA, NZEI
- Fiji - COPE (Pacific)
- Start date
- 15 October 2019
- End date
- 17 October 2019
- Communication;Gender;Human and Trade Union Rights;Organizing, recruiting;Privatisation and Commercialisation;School Leadership;Social dialogue;Sustainable Development;Union unity;Young Members and Early-stage Teachers;
With the support from COPE DC partners, we organised a regional youth capacity building workshop from 15th to 17th October 2019. The program was attended by 26 young educators from the 11 EI/COPE affiliated union in the region. The conference covered a wide range of important topics dealing with leadership, gender, climate change and building a democratic and independent youth’s network.
TO INCREASE THE INFLUENCE AND PARTICIPATION OF YOUTH IN THE UNION AT ALL LEVELS IN THE COPE REGION
Workshop presentations, panel discussions, group discussions and presentation, reporting and developing strategic plans.
It provided a platform where youth can increase participation in all union activities, address gender issues, human and trade union rights challenges, climate change, privatisation and commercialisation of education in and of education in the Pacific and promote solidarity amongst COPE affiliates. The youth wing to be used as conduit for attracting and educating young teacher to the union.