Croatia - Teachers widen strike in demand for higher wages - November 30, 2019

Teachers are expanding an ongoing strike, making it nationwide in their demand for higher wages. The strike has been (partially) ongoing since last month, with classes halted in certain municipalities on particular days. Unions said they are now launching a nationwide strike and that they also plan street protests. The teachers’ strike is supported by 47 trade unions out of solidarity and because they believe that defending the education sector is a priority.

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