Day: July 20, 2019

The highs and lows of higher education analysed at EI Congress

Participants at the higher education caucus learnt from academics from all over the world on topics ranging from the lack of funds, privatisation and commercialisation of higher education to precarious employment conditions and attacks on academic freedom. The caucus thatRead More

the way forward to social justice

Better Technical and Vocational Educational Training: the way forward to social justice Today, during the Higher and Further Education caucus of its 8th World Congress, Education International launched “Technical and Vocational Education and Training as a Framework for Social Justice”Read More

Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus: “Our languages haven’t died, they are asleep and we need to reawaken them”

About 200 participants at the Indigenous Peoples’ Caucus discussed the many impacts of colonialism as it relates to education and exchanged ways in which to move forward in securing their full rights. Whether it’s Australia, the Philippines, Central America, SouthRead More

ESN holds General Assembly prior to World Congress

ESN holds General Assembly prior to World Congress The Education and Solidarity Network (ESN), of which Education International (EI) is a founding organisation, held its General Assembly in Bangkok, Thailand on July 20. These organisations from all around the world,Read More