The GSD has said the announcement that a reopening of schools is programmed for September is “welcome” and have stated that ”this should be done in partnership with teachers”.
In the second edition of the annual MedCruise Awards, Gibraltar has won the award for the “Western Mediterranean MedCruise port showing the greatest commitment during the pandemic”.
Total tests done: 25,012
Test results pending: 3
Test results received: 25,009
Confirmed cases: 202
Active cases in Gibraltar: 15 (12 resident, 3 visitors)
Non-resident active cases detected in Gibraltar: 0
Recovered cases: 187
Number in self-isolation: 135
A total of 10,313 tests have been carried out so far in the frontline,
targeted and systematic sampling. This is included in the above figures.
The Government says it is “absurd” for Together Gibraltar to suggest that the Government is trying to “stifle anything”.
The teachers’ union Gibraltar NASUWT says that it has had no answers to numerous COVID-19 health and safety concerns it has raised with the Director of Education ahead of the planned opening of schools next month.