Education International (EI)
Internationale de l'éducation (IE)
Internacional de la Educación (IE)
Founded 26 Jan 1993, on merger of the former H-XA3491 - World Confederation of Organizations of the Teaching Profession (WCOTP) and the former H-XC1919 - International Federation of Free Teachers' Unions (IFFTU). Also incorporates activities of 3 former teachers' organizations: H-XD1999 - Fédération internationale des professeurs de l'enseignement secondaire officiel (FIPESO), which agreed to cease operations on setting up of EI, H-XC2021 - International Federation of Teachers' Associations (IFTA), which was dissolved on 1 Jul 1995 following gradual take-over of its activities; H-XD3492 - World Confederation of Teachers (WCT), which was dissolved Mar 2007. Constitution and By-Laws last revised in 2011.
Further the cause of organizations of teachers and other education employees; promote status, interests and welfare of members and defend their trade union and professional rights; promote peace, democracy, social justice, equality and application of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights through development of education and collective strength of teachers and education employees; seek and maintain recognition of trade union rights of workers in general and of teachers and education employees in particular.
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World Congress; Executive Board; Committee of Experts on Membership; Regional Structures (6); Cross-Regional Structure; Other Committees (3). Headquarters and Secretariat at G-XG1717 - International Trade Union House, Brussels (ITUH). Regional offices (4); Units (7).
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