Global Action Week for Education 2019

Members and Partners around the world are mobilising for the Global Action Week for Education.

This year's theme "My Education, My Right(s) is framed within the overall SDG4 targets and focusing on claiming the right to education and blends different approaches depending on context:

  • A focus on children and youth with disabilities, calling for accessible and inclusive school infrastructures and materials, teachers training including for teachers with disabilities;
  • A focus on gender disparities, and LGBTI rights;
  • A focus on vulnerable, disadvantaged and poor communities (including child labourers);
  • A focus on indigenous people;
  • A focus on migrants/ refugees and students in the conflict zone;
  • A focus on teachers aligned with the World Teacher's Day 2018 slogan "The right to education is the right to a qualified teacher".