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Day: October 3, 2019

Teachers join global protest action for climate justice

Fridays For Future: Educators join global protest action for climate justice At today’s Fridays For Future march, Education International stood in solidarity with students, unions and other civil society groups to demand immediate action against climate change. The 20th of…

the death of a principal raises the alarm over working conditions in schools

France: the death of a principal raises the alarm over working conditions in schools The suicide letter of a pre-school principal in Saint-Denis blames her working conditions and the status of the profession for her mental and physical exhaustion. The…

young teachers and the future of education in the spotlight

With the world in dire need of new teachers, valuing and improving the status of the profession to make it more attractive to young people is key to ensuring equitable and inclusive quality education for all. Taking place on the…

Making use of global agreements in the garment industry

Global fashion brands, ASOS, ESPRIT, H&M, Inditex and Tchibo, which have signed GFAs with IndustriALL Global Union, also joined the meeting on 23 and 24 September. GFAs are becoming a stronger tool for improving labour relations in the supply chain…