Romanian Deputy Konstantin Codreanu said that the parliamentary delegation plans to meet with Ukraine’s Ambassador to Romania Alexander by Bankowym. About it reports the local edition Mediafax.ro.
According to him, the Ukrainian Ambassador intend to meet 19 members.
«Legislators, who will meet with the Ukrainian Ambassador, I want to get an official reaction and plan to see if there is a way to go back to the old law «About education», – quotes the edition Codreanu. He stressed that the new law violates the legislation of Ukraine.
«We were in the position of «offside», and this parliamentary delegation has lost its purpose – even if today we will meet with the Ukrainian Ambassador here in Parliament, that, unfortunately, Poroshenko (President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. – «GORDON») has already signed this bill,» – said the MP.
On 5 September the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted in the second reading the law «On education», September 25, it was signed by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. The document introduces 12-year school education, the educational office of the Ombudsman and provides that the salary of the teachers will depend on the outcome of their certification. The law also expanded the use of the Ukrainian language in education.
«The approach that they have laid down, that a pre-primary and primary education acquired in their native language. While studying in elementary school had a strong emphasis on mastering the state language. Starting with the basic education we provide training in the Ukrainian language», – said the Minister of education and science, Liliya Hrynevych. On 15 September at the meeting with heads of diplomatic missions, she said that Ukraine is ready to provide the Council of Europe for opinion article about language education in the law on education reform.
My concern about the language of the article in the law expressed Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Russia, Bulgaria and Greece.
The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Hungary said today that they will block any further rapprochement between Ukraine and the EU because of the law «On education».
Romanian parliamentarians intend to meet with the Ukrainian Ambassador to discuss the new law «On education» 26.09.2017