In Ivano-Frankivsk teachers and doctors demanded higher wages under RSA

В Ивано-Франковске учителя и врачи требовали повышения зарплат под ОГА

Picket doctors and teachers from Ivano-Frankivsk regional state administration

Several hundred workers of education and medicine demanded higher salaries under the building of the Ivano-Frankivsk regional state administration.

In Ivano-Frankivsk on the square in front of the regional state administration gathered several hundreds of workers of education and medicine, as well as Industrialists with placards in their hands and school bells. They demanded higher wages, reports on Tuesday, October 9, Blitz-info.

According to the Chairman of Ivano-Frankivsk city organization of trade Union of education Andrei Demyanchuk, teachers highlighted the main issues that they most care about.

“The first major issue is the underfunding of the education system of the city and region 27 and 48 million, respectively. Another point is ridiculous formulaic calculation that caused the unjust approach of payroll to all employees of education. Workers pre-school sector, vocational education, vneshkolnik thrown on the local authorities, depriving them of higher wages,” – said Demyanchuk.

Among the requirements to raise the salary to teachers on 10% since September, to ensure the establishment of the first wage category at the level of the minimum wage, maintain patient medical brigade of emergency medical aid, to carry out the indexation of wages etc.



In turn mayor Ruslan Martsinko said that the city will not be able to provide doctors and physicians salary.

“If you count the money for after-school programs, new classes, etc., that teachers do not have enough several million hryvnia. In medicine the situation is even worse. I have appealed to the government publicly, but there is no reaction. A number of works in the city will fail, otherwise we won’t than to pay salaries. We save on everything. If teachers and doctors will stop working, I will support them,” said the mayor.

Also, the protesters said that on 17 October the nationwide strike of trade unions.

Earlier in Cherkasy because of the protest action under walls of regional Prosecutor’s office, police blocked traffic on Shevchenko Boulevard.

It was also reported that in Chernivtsi at the administration building of patrol police staged a picket with a demand to dismiss the head of the patrol police Arthur Skraba.

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