Fiji Teachers Union f. 1929 and affiliated to Fiji Trade Union Congress
General Secretary Agni Deo Singh
Membership (Wikipedia!) 4,200
Fijian Teachers’ Association (formerly Fiji Native Teachers’ Association) registered as a trade union in 1961; General Secretary Maiku Namudu
Affiliated to the Fiji Islands Council of Trade Unions (founded in August 2002 as break away from FTUC)
The EI Research Institute and the University of Amsterdam IS Academie "Education and Development" have co-published a volume exploring the role that teachers play in global policy processes and the effects of education reforms on teachers' labour and professionalism in seven case study countries, including India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Namibia, Peru, Turkey and Uganda.
The chapters are based on empirical research and analyse how different global education policies, including ...
Australian Education Union (AEU) 190,000 members
National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) 25,000 members
Independent Education Union of Australia 68,000 members (IEU)
C.87 Freedom of Association and the Protection of the Right to Organise (1948) ratified 1973
C.98 Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining (1949) ratified 1973
Education International’s "Education in Crisis" Seminar, that took place from 18-19 October, 2012, united over 140 educators from more than 30 different countries in discussions that engaged different approaches aiming to enrich education systems all over the world, both during the current global economic crisis and for the decades that will follow. On 18 October, keynote speaker Professor Deborah Meier of the Steinhardt School of Education, New York University, highlighted the importance o ...
This blog was originally published on the World Education Blog on March 22nd, 2013.
This week I joined 100 education experts from around the world in Dakar, Senegal, to consider the outcomes of global consultations ...
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