Policies and Statements

The Steering Committee ongoingly issues statements and policy papers as well as ad-hoc reactions to developments in and around education as well as formal and informal international decision making spaces.

Statement concerning World Intellectual Property Day

Statement concerning World Intellectual Property Day

On the occasion of a World Intellectual Property Day focused on Intellectual Property and Youth, we call on governments to ensure that national and international copyright laws ensure the right to education for all. We applaud the choice of theme, which draws attention to the largest generation in history, who will be the driving force for sustainable and inclusive development. Yet, young people today are faced with considerable barriers to engage politically, economically and socially.

The International Human Rights Day

The International Human Rights Day

EN I Today, 10th of December, we celebrate the International Day of Human Rights, which stems from the idea of human dignity and that every person on this planet is entitled to a certain minimum level of rights simply because they are human. Legally, states as...

World Teachers’ Day

World Teachers’ Day

The Global Student Forum joins the global community to celebrate the transformative work that teachers do to educate students in the formal and informal education sector. World Teacher’s Day also marks the “adoption of the 1966 International Labour Organisation and...