The Scientific Committee meeting, which was held every two weeks, ended. Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca and Minister of National Education Mahmut Özer made important statements about the upcoming process after the meeting.
Today’s leg of the Coronavirus Scientific Committee meetings, which have been held at two-week intervals since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, has been completed. Face-to-face education will be introduced in schools and universities will be opened. Minister of National Education Mahmut Özer and Chairman of YÖK Erol Özvar also attended.
Transferring the issues discussed at the meeting after the meeting, Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca gave the following words: “In our last meeting between our institutions, before the year 2021-2022, we started training and made a final evaluation of the measures. From the beginning of 2020, in terms of health It affected our elders the most, our young people in terms of education and training..”
‘The exit of the tunnel is visible’
“With the year 2021, we have passed to the days when we can see the future with the understanding of the disease and the vaccine. I said, ‘Today the exit of the tunnel is visible.’ I can say. in the last 4 weeks that the increase in the number of cases is mainly due to unvaccinated people. I stated.”
“As of today, 81% of our active cases are people who are not fully vaccinated. In other words, 81% of our close to 500 thousand cases are people who are not fully vaccinated. 90% of hospitalized patients are unvaccinated. 90% of our deceased citizens are people who have never been vaccinated or whose vaccines are missing.“
‘Lack of education is very sad for our future’
“At the beginning of next week, our children and young people will return to their schools. All our effort is to give them face-to-face training. and to ensure its continuity. The lack of education for young people is very sad for today and for our future.
Ozer, the Minister of National Education, who was at the meeting due to the fact that the schools will be face to face, made the following statement about the process waiting for the students: who constantly guides us in opening 5 days of face-to-face training I would like to express my sincere thanks to the Ministry of Health and the members of the Scientific Committee.”
‘WHO and UNICEF emphasize the vital importance of continuing education face to face’
“Since the corona epidemic has taken its toll on the world, it has adversely affected all areas. We have also worked with the Ministry of Health to ensure that our students and teachers are minimally affected by the epidemic. Organizations such as WHO and UNICEF state that it is vital that education continues uninterruptedly face to face. Face-to-face education is no longer an option.It has now become a necessity.”
We have taken the necessary steps for face-to-face training with the Ministry of Health. We have sent the measures to be taken in the coronavirus epidemic with 81. needed in our schools. We sent disinfectant cleaning materials to all our schools.
‘We have made all the preparations’
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“For the preparation of our schools for this process in the preparatory period in the 2021-2022 academic year, We sent 650 million TL to our schools. We have made all kinds of preparations from mask to disinfectant. We have completed the assignment of 113 thousand cleaning personnel for our 58 thousand schools.”
“Education starts on September 6, but the integration week started on September 1 yesterday. Our little students started school. School students and first graders have been going to school for 2 days. The 2-day process started without any problems. The happiness in the eyes of our puppies, the pleasure of the teachers to meet their students It was worth every sacrifice.”