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Education International

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Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Development
  • Education
  • Human Rights
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Intellectual Property
  • Migration
  • Minority Rights
  • Refugees
  • Social Development
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality
  • Youth

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Research
  • The girl child
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy

  • Population:
  • International migration

  • Social Development:
  • Indigenous issues
  • Poverty

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Education
  • Gender equality
  • Geographic scope: International
    Millennium Development Goals:
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Mission statement:
    Year of registration: 1950
    Organizational structure: World Congress, which meets every four years, elects a 26-member Executive Board, which meets every six to nine months. The Chief Executive Officers is the General Secretary, who is elected by Congress and reports to the Executive Board.
    Number and type of members: Membership consists of 30 million teachers and education workers through 392 national trade unions and professional associations in 172 countries and territories.
    Affiliation with NGO networks: Global Campaign for Education
    Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
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