The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Union (SVGTU) is preparing to embark on a week of activities to mark the annual observance of Teachers Solidarity Week.
The activities will be held from November 12th to the 18th under the theme: ‘Defending Workers’ Rights: An Imperative for a Democratic and Progressive Society’.
An ecumenical service will be held this Sunday to mark the official start of the week-long programme. The service will be held at the Hope for Life Restoration Ministries in Arnos Vale from 3 p.m.
One of the highlights of the week will be the C.W. Prescod Memorial Lecture on Tuesday November 14th. It will be held at The French’s House from 6 p.m., with guest speaker Former Senior Education Officer, Asfo Stephens.