The government side and the organized Labour group held an emergency meeting on Friday 8th of July 2022 to deliberate on the Cost Of Living Allowance demanded by teachers.
The Government, represented by the Ministers for Employment and Labour Relations, Finance, Education, and National Security on one hand; and Organised Labour on the other, held an Emergency Meeting on Friday 8th July 2022, at the Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations Conference Room on the afore-mentioned subject matter.
The Parties wish to state that:
- The government has taken note of the demand by Organised Labour for a 20% Cost of Living
Allowance (COLA) in the light of the current economic conditions prevailing in the country
- Government is committed to engaging Organised Labour to find a lasting solution to the same
- The government has appealed to the Teacher Unions to call off their ongoing industrial action.
In the light of the foregoing, the Parties have resolved to reconvene on Tuesday 12th July 2022 at 2 pm, to begin negotiations on the demand by Organised Labour
SIGNED ON THIS 8TH DAY OF JULY 2022