Day: July 24, 2019

First young delegate caucus at the EI World Congress

First Young Delegate Caucus at the EI World Congress Today, the 8th EI World Congress hosted the first Young Delegates Caucus. With a strict age limit of 35, participants sat together and developed strategies on how to boost union renewal.Read More

Advancing the teaching profession today and for tomorrow’s educators

On the third day of Congress, delegates moved to debate resolutions and engage in discussions tied to the theme of “Advancing the Profession”. The resolutions adopted on Day 3 of Congress covered the EI and UNESCO global framework of professionalRead More

IndustriALL calls for release of Kazakh trade union leader

Baltabay, who is leader of the Industrial Trade Union of the Fuel and Energy workers union, was also handed a seven-year ban on conducting any public activity, such as trade union activities.  He is the fourth trade union leader to beRead More

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 fromRead More