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Call to free jailed trade unionists in Burma18/04/2016 11:09

The NASUWT is supporting Burma Campaign UK in its call to release two trade unionists jailed for asking for a pay rise for garment workers.

New global goal for quality education agreed15/04/2016 12:01

World leaders have agreed a new set of global goals after they failed to meet the Millennium pledge to achieve universal primary education by the end of 2015.

Bahrain teachers union leader released05/04/2016 11:32

Mahdi Abu Dheeb, leader of the Bahrain teachers union, has been released from jail after five years detention.

International Solidarity Award27/03/2016 14:42

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 continues to campaign for justice for Colombian trade unionists10/03/2016 16:22

The NASUWT continues to campaign for the release of prisoners of conscience and for justice, peace and human rights in Colombia.

NASUWT supports Turkish trade unions29/02/2016 10:14

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.

The NASUWT welcomes the release of Djibouti teacher25/02/2016 11:14

Omar Ali Ewado, Djibouti teacher trade unionist and human rights defender, has been released.

Iranian teacher union leader unjustly imprisoned25/02/2016 10:55

Leader of the Tehran branch of the Iranian Teachers' Trade Association Esmail Abdi has received six years' imprisonment by the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Court.

Zimbabwe struggles for free union movement continue17/02/2016 10:37

After a period in which their education system was the envy of the region, Zimbabwean teachers continue to face oppression with many physically beaten

Campaign for justice for human rights defender in Djibouti29/01/2016 16:21

Omar Ali Ewado, Deputy General Secretary of the Union of Primary School Teachers (SEP) in Djibouti, has just been sentenced to three months in prison following what has been described as ‘relentless government harassment’ since December 2015.

Colombia Solidarity20/01/2016 10:51

Witney Chavez, who led the largest teachers union in Colombia for 12 years speaks to International Solidarity magazine about the situation in the country.

Iran - Repression of Teachers Intensifies22/12/2015 10:18

NASUWT continues to campaign in support of teachers in Iran.

NASUWT writes to Bermuda Premier over plight of teachers25/11/2015 8:53

General Secretary writes letter to highlight concerns about the Bermuda Teachers' Association.

International development funds must secure universal access to quality education for all15/10/2015 9:52

The NASUWT has today published a report examining the Department for International Development’s (DFID’s) international development strategy, particularly in relation to education.

Iraq - The fight for trade union freedom continues21/08/2015 11:50

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

NASUWT raises key issues for teachers at World Congress11/08/2015 11:06

The NASUWT took a delegation of teachers to the 7th Education International World Congress in Ottawa, Canada between 21 and 26 July 2015.

NASUWT sees devastation caused by Islamic State10/08/2015 16:08

The NASUWT has witnessed first-hand the desperate situation affecting refugees from Syria and Iraq who have fled the onslaught of the Islamic State (ISIS) since August 2014.

Speeches and Motions presented by NASUWT to EI World Congress10/08/2015 10:31

NASUWT attended the Education International Congress in Ottawa.

NASUWT marks World Day Against Child Labour10/06/2015 14:06

World Day against Child Labour is celebrated on the 12th June every year by Education International (EI) and its member organisations.

Global Action Week begins on April 2623/04/2015 9:06

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.

 

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