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Global Action Week begins on April 2620/04/2015 11:48

The Global Action Week (GAW) is one of the key events organized by the Global Campaign for Education (GCE), a broad-based coalition uniting trade unions, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), institutions and community based organizations engaged in education.

NASUWT urges 'No free trade in Colombia' motion20/04/2015 10:25

The NASUWT continues to campaign for justice, peace and human rights in Columbia. The Union's President John Rimmer has recently returned from the country.

Support teachers in Bahrain20/04/2015 9:38

The NASUWT is calling on the regime in Bahrain to respect human rights and to end the the abuse, torture, detention and intimidation of teacher trade unionists.

International Solidarity Award08/04/2015 9:22

Each year the NASUWT gives an award to an overseas trade unionist who has fought to defend the rights of teachers in their country.

NASUWT denounces continued imprisonment of Bahraini teachers leader06/04/2015 11:07

The NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union in the UK, has called for the unconditional release of a teachers’ trade union leader on the fourth anniversary of his imprisonment by the Bahraini authorities.

NASUWT condemns attacks on students in Kenya05/04/2015 15:31

The NASUWT has condemned the barbarous attacks on students at Garissa University College in Kenya which left 147 dead.

NASUWT supports Turkish trade unions26/03/2015 9:28

The NASUWT joined a global trade union delegation led by the ITUC to observe and report on the 6 February court hearing of five Turkish trade union leaders accused of organising the 2014 May Day rally in Taksim Square, Istanbul.

World 'must not give up hope' over abducted schoolgirls04/03/2015 11:24

More than 200 schoolgirls are still thought to be being held hostage by Boko Haram in Nigeria.

Putting early years on the agenda02/03/2015 11:44

The critical importance of early years education is increasingly being recognised on the global education agenda but still faces many challenges, Haldis Holst, EI Deputy General Secretary has said.

From Uganda to the UK: Working for teachers and students27/02/2015 14:42

Ten years ago Margaret Rwabushija had a vision to create a trade union to act as a powerful advocate for Uganda's teachers.

Opportunities for NASUWT members with VSO19/12/2014 15:31

Information about VSO volunteering opportunities for NASUWT members

World Teachers' Day 201407/10/2014 14:41

Teachers across the globe are celebrating World Teachers' Day and calling on Governments to commit to and invest in high quality education.

Teachers in Burma face daily struggle for democracy11/08/2014 11:59

NASUWT continues to support the struggle of teacher trade unionists suppressed by the Burmese military junta.

Iraq - The fight for trade union freedom continues17/07/2014 11:23

NASUWT continues to support Iraqi trade unions in their fight for democracy and trade union freedom.

Update on Iraq04/07/2014 14:03

The NASUWT is deeply concerned about the latest events in Iraq, following regular updates from our sister unions the Iraqi Teachers’ Union (ITU) and the Kurdistan Teachers’ Union (KTU).

Message of Solidarity To Iraqi Trade Union members13/06/2014 8:45

The National Executive of the NASUWT, the largest teachers’ union in the UK, wishes to affirm the NASUWT’s continuing solidarity with and support for the ITU as it struggles for democracy and workers’ rights, including those of teachers.

NASUWT supports calls to get global education goals back on track06/06/2014 18:02

International community must recommit to its vision of education for all

The fight for education in Iraq15/05/2014 11:59

NASUWT’s International Solidarity winner for 2014, Ahmed Jassam Salih, shares the personal sacrifices he has made for justice in bitterly divided Iraq

NASUWT-supported international 'designated days'06/05/2014 10:11

The NASUWT is committed to international solidarity, equality and justice for all workers. The Union will continue to mark a number of key dates in the diary, and promote these dates to members, activists and schools/colleges.

From the ashes in Ukraine30/04/2014 11:04

The situation facing teachers and their unions is extremely difficult following the brutal violence witnessed in the country in recent months, says Dr Patrick Roach


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