UNESCO Education sector Partners
UNESCO's Education Sector partners include:
- United Nations Agencies
As the UN agency with a special mandate in education, UNESCO cooperates with a large number of UN agencies to meet education needs worldwide, in the framework of the Millennium Development Goals and the Education for All goals.
- Bilateral and Multi-lateral Donors
Bilateral and multilateral donor agencies provide funding that is vital to support education in developing countries. They also assist countries in developing effective education policies and strategies.
- Civil Society and Non-governmental Organizations
Partnerships with civil society strengthen advocacy efforts and reduce inequalities in education through programme delivery to marginalized and vulnerable groups.
- Private Sector
Companies, foundations and private individuals have the technology and skills to promote educational development, making them an increasingly strategic partner.
- Thematic Partnerships
Thematic partnerships facilitate collaborative action to tackle specific issues.