Building peace in the minds of men and women

UNESCO Databases of Resources on Education

Right to education

  • Observatory on the Right to Education provides documentation and information on the implementation of the Right to Education by UNESCO Member States at every level of education. 
  • HerAtlas, Interactive Atlas of girls’ and women’s right to education, conceived as a monitoring and advocacy tool, aims to enhance public knowledge of the status of national constitutions, legislation and regulations related to girls’ and women’s education rights.

Literacy

  • LitBase compiles effective adult literacy and numeracy programmes from around the world.

Inclusion in education

  • Inclusion in action: this date base developed with the European Agency for Special Needs and Inclusive Education gathers case studies on interesting practices around the world and resources on a wide range of topics relating to inclusive education.

Global gitizenship education

Education for sustainable development

  • Sustainable Development Goals - Resources for Educators: this resource bank has been designed for educators, education planners and practitioners. It offers hundreds of pedagogical ideas for classroom activities and multimedia resources detailing how best to integrate ESD into teaching and learning, from early childhood care through secondary education.

HIV and health education

  • HIV/AIDS Clearing House is a resource library and information exchange to support ministries of education, development agencies, civil society, researchers and other partners, to develop effective HIV and AIDS, school health and sexuality education.

Education statistics

Policy, planning and management

  • Planipolis is as a single entry portal to education plans and policies from UNESCO Member States maintained by the UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning.
  • National Education Systems and Policies in Asia-Pacific (NESPAP) Open Platform: virtual space designed to enable sharing and exchange of resources, experiences and expertise for all interested in education from across the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.
  • OpenEMIS collects and reports data on schools, students, teachers and staff, is a royalty-free system and can be  customized to meet the specific needs of member countries.
  • Etico provides a resource platform on ethics and corruption in education maintained by UNESCO International Institute for Educational Planning.
  • IIEP Learning Portal provides a single window to comprehensive, up-to-date, relevant, and neutral information on learning issues, from primary through secondary education.

Technical and vocational education and training

Lifelong learning