News - Country: Tunisia - Theme: Status of Teachers

Tunisia: Strikes to improve education system and teachers’ status (23 May 2012)

Primary school teachers throughout Tunisia answered the call of the Syndicat général de l'enseignement de base (SGEB), one of the national affiliates of EI, to hold a successful one-day strike on 16 May with an 85 per cent participation rate. The trade union is fighting to improve the education system and the status of teachers in the country.