Tag: reopening

Japan: Japan Teachers’ Union secures resources for safe school reopening and monitors their expenditure

The Japan Teachers Union (JTU) had several discussions and negotiations with the Ministry of Education concerning safe re-opening of schools during COVID-19. Although they succeeded in obtaining those funds from the national government, they followed up to monitor the use of those funds in cooperation with 17 affiliated unions. Municipalities make the final decisions on […]

EI Africa Region Adopts Indicators for school reopening

EI Africa Region Adopts Indicators for school reopening The Education International Africa Region has adopted indicators for reopening of schools and other educational institutions and circulated them to member and partner organisations. The indicators were adopted by the EIRAF Regional Committee in a virtual meeting. They consist of 10 points: Clear policy guidelinesGuidelines to prevent […]