Today's briefing by Nikos Hardalias is focused, who will announce what exactly will apply from tomorrow, μετά το lockdown των τελευταίων ημερών. According to reports not many of them are expected to be removed, ενδεχομένως να υπάρξει ουσιαστικά μια παράταση του lockdown, κάτι που βέβαια θα ξεκαθαρίσει κατά τη διάρκεια της πρωινής σύσκεψης των λοιμωξιολόγων. There, any decisions are expected to be taken, based on the latest epidemiological data available to them. However, the opening of schools is taken for granted.
The same time, despite the possible extension of the restrictive measures (government sources said most would certainly be retained, if not all), schools, Kindergartens and elementary schools will open next Monday at 11 of the month. As far as high schools and lyceums are concerned, the bell is expected to ring later, εφόσον ο Covid υποχωρήσει σημαντικά. The Ministry of Education considers that distance learning operates at the desired level, but certainly lifelong learning is clearly more efficient. "The physical position of children is in schools", typically highlight government sources, adding that this is why every effort is made to get students back to school.
For the government to do this, through Mr.. Hardware, will remind the measures that should be taken (reverently) parents to abide by. So, to avoid the concurrence of parents and guardians accompanying the little ones there is provision for differentiated arrival and departure times, by groups of departments, as well as for the use of more than one entrance of the school unit, where possible. All the health protection measures in force will be strictly applied in all the school units that will start operating., such as the mandatory use of a mask, the use of antiseptics, meticulous cleaning.
Alongside, will open special platform for voluntary coronavirus testing, which will concern teachers to be examined prophylactically but will also be addressed to high school students. also, EODY will conduct sample tests in schools. End, note that teachers will be vaccinated before the general population, while priority will be given to teachers with underlying diseases.
Beware of vaccines
The same time, Significant efforts are being made by the government to ensure that vaccination proceeds smoothly. The stock available in specially designed warehouses which operate for the needs of the company "Freedom" amounts to 150.850 doses, while from 11 The dating platform will open in January, while vaccination of the general population is expected to begin on 20 of the month. According to the order of priority set by the National Vaccination Committee, the age group over 85 years, which numbers more than 100.000 individuals. By the end of the month the goal is to have been vaccinated more than 200.000 individuals.