Education Policy

Step 1 of 2 - Introduction

  • This section of the education in emergencies e-learning module delves into Domain Two of the INEE Minimum Standards (INEE MS), Education Policy. International legal instruments and declarations state the right of all individuals to receive an education. It is the duty of national authorities and the international community to respect, protect and fulfil this right. The rights to free expression, to non-discrimination and to have a voice in decision-making about social and educational policies are integral parts to the right of education. The Education Policy Domain consists of the following two standards:

    1. Law and Policy Formulation
    2. Planning and Implementation

    These standards are depicted in the map below. Click on the image to enlarge the map, and familiarize yourself with the standards. Keep these standards and key actions in mind as you answer the questions in this section. Refer to the INEE Minimum Standards Handbook for additional information regarding the Education Policy Domain.