Steering Committee

Steering Committee

Roles and Responsibilities of the Steering Committee   

The Steering Committee will be accountable to the Task Force and will have the following roles and responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic guidance to the Secretariat on the strategic objectives and related activities including reviewing annual work plan;
  • Take note of progress made in implementation;
  • Report to the Task Force on the above-mentioned activities;
  • Promote the work of the Task Force internationally by attending global conferences and meetings addressing teacher issues;
  • Review the work of the dedicated Secretariat, including the annual report and the annual workplan.


Members of the Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is composed of representatives of the major constituencies of the Task Force. The elected Steering Committee members will serve for two years and membership is renewable. Amongst the members, the Task Force members elect two Co-Chairs of the Steering Committe: one representing the member countries and another representing the funding members, each for a period of two years. Current co-chairs are Namibia, representing the member countries, and Norway, representing the funding members. 

The Steering committee is currently composed as follows:

Constituencies represented 
in the Steering Committee

Number of seats per constituencies

Current members

Africa 

4

Cameroon
Liberia
Tanzania
Zambia

Arab States

2

Morocco
Saudi Arabia

Asia and Pacific 

2

China
Japan

Europe and North America

2

Russian Federation
Turkey

Latin America & the Caribbean

2

Haiti
Mexico

Donors

2 core funders

European Commission
Norway

2 donors

Germany
Vacant seat

Global Intergovernmental Organizations

2

Conférence des Ministres de l'Éducations des États et Gouvernements de la Francophonie (CONFEMEN)

International Labour Organization (ILO)

Regional Intergovernmental Organizations

1

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO)

International Non-Governmental Organizations

2

Global Campaign for Education (GCE)
VSO International

Global Private Sector Organization or Foundation

1

Hamdan bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Award for Distinguished Academic Performance (HA)

Permanent seats

3

UNESCO
Education International (EI)
Global Partnership for Education (GPE)

 

 


The Steering Committee Meetings

The Secretariat of the Task Force organizes regular statutory meetings with Steering Committee members and Task Force members to discuss and approve work plan, progress report of activities, as well as to make important decisions about the direction and work of the Task Force. The Steering Committee met on the following dates from 2010 to 2014. To view the minutes of the meetings, click the icons below.

2014   15th December
Rabat, Morocco 
icon-10 11th May
Muscat, Oman
     
2013   26th November
Kinshasa, DRC
icon-10 5th July
teleconference
icon-10    
2012   27th November
Windhoek, Namibia
icon-10 28th May
New Delhi, India

icon-10 6th February  
Paris, France
icon-10  
2011   15th September
Bali, Indonesia
icon-10 17th January
Nairobi, Kenya
icon-10    
2010   7th July
Amman, Jordan
icon-10 23rd February
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
icon-10    
                         
                         

 

 

Teachers Task Force For EFA

7, place de Fontenoy
75732 - Paris - France

Phone:  +33 (0) 1 45 68 05 43
Fax:  +33 (0) 1 45 68 56 26
Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Language

Monthly Newsletter

Keep up to date on the latest from our network: