Advocating for the Right to Education: A Conversation with Hakijamii Kenya

In a conversation with Zulekha Amin, the Education and Litigation Officer at Hakijamii, Canadian youth education advocate Tayler Hernandez discusses some of the realities of the education context in Kenya.

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Recap – Unifying the Playing Field: Local and Global Movements to Advance the Right to Education

On Friday, July 12th, the Global Campaign for Education (GCE), Light for the World, RESULTS and GCE-US convened a special day-long event, Unifying the Playing Field: Local and Global Movements to Advance the Right to Education. This special side event for the High Level Political Forum (HLPF), convened by the United Nations, took a closer look at the various efforts and challenges in achieving Sustainable Development Goal Four (SDG4), the right to inclusive and equitable quality education for all. The day was filled with rich discussion on collaborative advocacy efforts around the right to quality, inclusive education undertaken by local civil society organizations, national education coalitions, and international organizations.

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Save the Date! HLPF Event July 12th

On July 12, the Global Campaign for Education, Light for the World, the Global Campaign for Education - United States, and RESULTS invite you to a one-day special event to discuss the status of SDG 4 and the right to education worldwide.

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RTEI 2018 Data Now Live!

The Right to Education Index (RTEI) 2018 data is now live on rtei.org.

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Discover the New Right to Education Handbook

UNESCO and the Right to Education Initiative recently released the Right to Education Handbook, a key tool for those seeking to understand and advance that right.

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RTEI 2019 Advocacy Partners Announced

RESULTS Educational Fund is pleased to announce its RTEI 2019 Advocacy Partners. Six RTEI 2018 partners will receive support to carry forward in-country advocacy strategies around RTEI 2018 findings.

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RTEI 2019 Advocacy Call for Proposals Now Open

RESULTS Educational Fund is now welcoming proposals for the RTEI 2019 advocacy round. Interested partners are welcomed to submit in-country advocacy proposals and global advocacy applications until December 14, 2018.

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The Right to Education Index Can Help Ensure that Everyone Can Access Quality Education

As a global initiative that advocates for people’s rights to quality education worldwide, The Right to Education Index (RTEI) brings a lot of things to the table. We bring our partnership with civil society and research institutions, we bring our expertise in international development. We also bring data.

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RTEI Framework Infographic

The following graph illustrates the framework behind Right to Education Index. These existing legal instruments lay down the obligations which States are bound to respect, and together they constitute the essential basis for RTEI to monitor States’ fulfillment of the right to education.

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Who is accountable for the right to education?

Even though governments are primarily responsible for the right to education, civil society plays a key role in holding governments accountable for commitments and outcomes. Read examples on how citizen-led accountability is making positive changes across education systems.

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