By Mili Lechleiter

The Right to Education Index (RTEI) is now live at The new website provides a closer look at RTEI’s methodology and results. You can download RTEI’s data as well as access over 300 resources used by our partners to fill out the RTEI Questionnaire. These resources are searchable, organized by type, and provide evidence for national laws, policies, and practices related to the right to education. We hope that the availability of the data will help advance advocacy efforts to guarantee the right to education for everyone, everywhere. 


The user friendly interface of allows you to access information about the right to education in participating countries. 


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EXPLORE THE MAP gives direct access to explore the Right to Education worldwide! Compare national progress on the right to education around the clicking on countries in the map. You can also explore the right to education by theme,  by using the pull down menu to select the sub-theme under governance, accessibility, availability, acceptability, or adaptability or choose a targeted theme.

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RTEI BY THEME evaluates the right to education scores by five sub-themes: governance, availability, accessibility, acceptability, and adaptability. Use the pull down menu to select a theme and sort results by country name or score.


by country.jpgRTEI BY COUNTRY provides access to themes and sub-themes by individual countries. This section provides the questions from the questionnaire used in the calculation of the themes and sub-themes scores.  Use the pull down menu to select a country and download the completed country questionnaire.


download the data.jpgDOWNLOAD THE DATA allows access to the data used to build the Right to Education Index. The data is available in excel format. 


resources.jpgRESOURCES gives access to the library of over 300 resources provided by our country partners to fill out the questionnaire. These resources include national constitutions, education acts, national plans, statistics, and more. Use the drop down menu to search filter resources by country, year, or subcategory. 

We invite you to explore our website and discover RTEI results!