The deputy of the National Party Alexandra Inzaurralde will present this week a draft resolution to decree as essential the food service in public schools next Wednesday June 15day in which there will be strike of the unions of the education.
Inzaurralde explained to The Observer that the Parliament will have to debate the initiative that will basically suggest to the Executive Power to apply the measure. In the round of previous contacts made, the project would have the necessary support to be approved.
Teachers plan to carry out a national strike in all public education.
The motives behind the mobilization are based on ask for answers to the budget “cut” of US$ 80 million between 2021 and 2022which “has had an impact on learning conditions and the development of the education system,” said the general secretary of the National Federation of Secondary Education Teachers (Fenapes), José Olivera, at a press conference last week.
The consequence is the salary loss of 8% (of teachers, since the beginning of the period) and the reduction of jobs,” said the leader.