Financing teachers and teaching in the post pandemic recovery
|When:||Friday, October 8, 2021 - 11:00 - Friday, October 8, 2021 - 12:30|
To mark the global celebrations for World Teachers’ Day, ActionAid, UNESCO, the Teacher Task Force and Education International are collaborating to organize a 90-minute webinar, Financing teachers and teaching in the post pandemic recovery on the 8th October 2021 at 9:00-10:30 GMT to highlight:
- The importance of safeguarding financing to education and investing in teachers and the education workforce
- Strategies and measures governments can take to ensure adequate financial allocations are made to ensure enough teachers are recruited, deployed, remunerated and supported
- Ways teachers themselves can play a more active role in the decision-making process at national/decentralized levels
The webinar will bring together civil society representatives teachers/teacher union members and government representatives, to discuss and debate issues based on existing and emerging research evidence.
Speakers include representatives from:
- Action Aid
- Nigerian Teachers Union
- Ministry officials from Burkina Faso, Malawi and Nepal
- TaxEd Alliance
- Education International
With closing remarks from UNESCO’s Assistant Director-General for Education, Stefania Giannini.
Please register here.
Photo credit: © European Union, 2021 (photographer: Olympia de Maismont).