Welcome to UNESCO Observatory on the Right to Education

UNESCO's Global Database on the Right to Education


The above toolbar offers the following options to browse the Database:

  1. Country Profiles​​

    Country profiles provide detailed information on:

    • the ratification of normative instruments and monitoring status of the right to education, including national reports
    • constitutional and legal frameworks
    • education policies of the selected country

    You can select countries using the interactive map or the list of countries.

  2. Library

    The library contains about 1.000 documents including: Member States' constitutions, laws, decrees as well as educational programmes and plans. You can search the library by selecting a country region, type of document and/or language.

  3. Search Tools

    Three search tools are available to find information within the country profiles. They enable you to search on:

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Last website update: 19/04/18