All the countries of the world will have their own occupational therapy education programmes, which meet the WFOT minimum standards. The minimum standards will allow the educational curricula to be responsive to the needs and demands of each country. The occupational therapy programmes will co-operate with one another. All occupational therapists will have access to further professional education and development, and higher degrees. Occupational therapists will participate in research and develop research opportunities in all countries in the world, and will have access to information about research from all parts of the world. The value of occupational therapy worldwide shall be recognised through evidence based practice supported by research documentation.