July 23, 2019

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  • Congress celebrates democracy and trade union rights
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    Congress celebrates democracy and trade union rights

    The 8th EI Congress dedicated the 23rd of July to celebrating democracy and rallying to support and protect it. Guy Ryder of the International Labour Organisation and Maria Ressa of Rappler addressed Congress and offered words of encouragement and solidarity. “These are times of intolerance. When untruths are peddled as facts and truth is dismissed […] More

  • Educators stepping up to defend democracy
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    Educators stepping up to defend democracy

    The second day of the 8th EI World Congress was dedicated to democracy and the ways in which education can support and protect it. The highlight of the day was the launch of “On Education and Democracy: 25 lessons from the teaching profession”, a bo co-authored by Fred van Leeuwen, Education International General Secretary Emeritus, […] More

  • A hands-on guide for educators
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    A hands-on guide for educators

    Climate change: A hands-on guide for educators Climate change is high on the agenda of EI’s 8th World Congress – now educators have the chance to gear up the fight against the climate crisis from their classroom thanks to a new informative guide. Climate change is shaking up the political agenda. It is also a […] More