The purpose of GENE is to support national structures in their work of improving the quality and increasing the provision of Global Education in Europe. GENE achieves this purpose through networking, peer review and learning; strategy sharing; support, policy advice; and through policy research.
Since its inception in 2001, GENE could be described as having three main aims:
GENE’s work is based on the vision of a universalist, rights-based approach to Global Education. GENE works towards the day when all people in Europe will have access to quality Global Education. This vision provides an ultimate benchmark for the results of the work of GENE.