The Japanese Government asked all elementary school, junior high schools and senior high schools as well as schools for special needs education to close temporarily from March 2, until the end of spring break, on February 27th. In this light, RENGO made an urgent request for Mr. Suga, Chief Cabinet Secretary on the Novel Coronavirus response on March 4th at the Prime Minister’s Office.
President Kozu handed RENGO’s urgent requests on the Novel Coronavirus response to Chief Cabinet Secretary, emphasising on the following three points;
It was also mentioned about the necessity of the support to foreign people who may lose their qualification of stay due to the dismissal.
RENGO will continue our movements for all workers and people to secure their safety and health, and their working environment without apprehensive.