Safeguarding teachers' interests internationally
OAJ is safeguarding teachers´ global interests as a member of Education International (EI), which is the largest single worldwide organization covering an individual sector.
On the European level, OAJ is an active member of ETUCE, the European Trade Union Committee for Education, which is the official social partner for education in the European Union. ETUCE influences EU decisions concerning the educational sector on a wide front. EI is, through ETUCE, also active on the European scene.
OAJ is a member of NLS, the Nordic Teachers´ Council. Because of the similarities between the teachers´ organizations in the Nordic Countries and their memberships, the cooperation extends to all matters to do with teaching.
OAJ is engaged in joint development projects in Africa aimed at consolidating the national activities and status of teachers in the target country. It is committed to the implementation of the “Education for All” initiative.