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CLADE’s General Assembly is the highest-level decision-making body and is composed of all its members.

These are the powers of the General Assembly:

- Approve the annual report of the Steering Committee and the Executive Coordination;

- Set the policies, course of action and program of the campaign.

- Select the Steering Committee;

- Review the audited financial report and approve the general budget;

- Amend the internal bylaws;

- Make final decisions regarding membership applications.

The assembly gathers every two years. One of them is a mid-term review and the other one is a quadrennial review, covering the full period of the strategic plan.

Read more about our assemblies:

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee conducts the affairs and activities of CLADE in-between assemblies, in compliance with the resolutions and decisions taken. It is composed of 11 representatives elected by member organizations:

- Six national coalitions: one by subregion, in the case of the Southern Cone and the Andean region; two from the subregion of Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean Basin; and two more elected by the Assembly based on thematic and historical criteria.

- Two regional networks;

- Two international organizations.

- The Executive Coordination.

For the 2018-2020 period, the following organizations were elected to join the Steering Committee:

Asociación Latinoamericana de Educación Radiofónica (ALER)
Ayuda en Acción
Campaña Nacional por el Derecho a la Educación de Brasil
Campaña Peruana por el Derecho a la Educación
Colectivo de Educación para Todas y Todos de Guatemala
Consejo de Educación Popular de América Latina y el Caribe (CEAAL)
Foro Dakar Honduras
Foro por el Derecho a la Educación de Chile
Plan Internacional
Red Salvadoreña por el Derecho a la Educación (RESALDE)

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CLADE Brasil

For the purpose of CLADE’s legal representation, an organization was legally incorporated in Brazil under the name CLADE Brasil.

The Steering Committee of CLADE Brasil is composed of:

Rosana Heringer - general director
Theresa Adrião - deputy director
Pedro Pontual
José Marcelino Pinto

The Fiscal Council is composed of:

Guillermo Murcia
Salomão Barros Ximenes
Vera Masagão Ribeiro


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DVV International
Global Partnership for Education
Light for the World International
Oxfam IBIS
The Norwegian Students’ and Academics’ International Assistance Fund
UNICEF - Oficina Regional para América Latina y el Caribe


In an effort to implement transparency and accountability practices, CLADE prepares and publishes its annual and financial reports.

Click here to read our reports: