EQUATION INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR EDUCATORS AND ACADEMICS (EIFEA)
Advancing the quality of Education in Africa
EIFEA is a self-governing administrative council that aims to contribute to the advancement of education and enhance the status of the teaching profession through Resource Development, Exchange, Professional Development and the inculcation of Professional Code of Ethics for all members.
We strongly believe in the value of collaboration. In addition to working closely with our members, we work with a range of partners that share our values and advance global action for education including local and international networks, agencies, foundations, organisations, schools, colleges and universities.
The EIFEA Secretariat provides services, information and resources to member institutions and their staff – from senior executives and policy makers, to researchers, academic team members, grant makers and administrators – as well as the wider community of education consultants and practitioners.
FEDERATION MEMBERS COUNT
EIFEA provides information and advice to its financial members on working conditions and entitlements. This includes assistance and advice to protect employment rights of members in legal matters.
Your workplace has an elected Federation Representative and Women’s Contact who can provide advice and assistance. You can also contact the Federation on +27 84 414 0943 for individual assistance.
Representation and voting rights in the decision-making forums of the federation at the Annual Conference held in Johannesburg, South Africa.
EIFEA operates a call centre to answer members’ enquiries on working conditions and a range of employment issues.
EIFEA keeps members informed of developments in education, scholarships and news relating to unfolding developments.
This grant is awarded annually to a member to undertake research in South Africa or overseas on an issue of practical significance to members.
Access to paid relief is available to allow members to attend a variety of courses to develop their skills and federation knowledge.
The EIFEA CPL is the federation-supported professional learning centre and provides Federation members with high quality courses, conferences and teaching support.
All members receive the JPL; also known as the professional Code of Ethics to support their teaching and professional practice.
EIFEA members can join this top fund at competitive contribution rates. Services include competitive travel insurance.
The Mutual Bank offers a wide range of products and services with competitive interest rates. We offer soft loans, salary advance, retirement packages and more.
The EIFEA Health Centre provides financial assistance for eye and dental services of up to $1500 for a life time