About EI and the ACCRS

Welcome on the website of Arab Countries Cross Regional Structure of Education International!

Education International

Education International (EI) is the voice of teachers and other education employees across the globe. A federation of 401 associations and unions in 171 countries and territories, it represents some 30 million educators and support professionals in education institutions from early childhood to university.

EI’s Arab Countries Cross Regional Structure

EI’s Arab Countries Cross Regional Structure (ACCRS) was established by the EI Executive Board in 2011. The ACCRS Inaugural Conference was held on 5-6 November 2012 in Beirut, Lebanon. The purpose of the Structure is to provide a forum for consultation and exchange of ideas between EI member organizations in the Arab Countries and to provide a source of advice and guidance for EI itself in the development of its policies and procedures, especially for member organizations in the Arab Countries.

In total, EI has 32 affiliates in 13 countries and territories in the region.