Education and Religion Minister Costas Gavroglou referred to a 'gap of information' in terms of the agreement between the State and the Church and particularly on the clergymen payroll issue, speaking on Sunday.
"We are obliged to propose a system that is balanced and fair," Education, Research and Religious Affairs Minister Costas Gavroglou said on Friday regarding the new system for the hiring of primary and secondary school teachers, introduced…
The draft bill for the foundation of the new international university announced by the prime minister will be ready for public consultation by mid-January, while the required parliamentary processes can be completed in time for the plenary…
Education and Religions Minister Costas Gavroglou on Tuesday reassured the respresentatives of the Holy Association of Greek Clergymen and representatives of the Church of Crete that their labour rights are not at risk during a meeting at…
Education and Religions Minister Costas Gavroglou said that the clergymen's payroll is not a bargaining issue and reassured that the government will safeguard their insurance, pension, salary and legislative rights.
Education Minister Costas Gavroglou had a "positive" and "constructive" meeting with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Fanar, Istanbul to discuss proposed changes to Church-State relations in Greece.
"The Polytechnic uprising on November 17, 1973, is a day of remembrance for those who fought, for those killed for freedom, and constitutes an inspiration for our future struggles.
"I listened to the concerns of the Ecumenical Patriarch and I will transfer them (to the government)," Education Minister Costas Gavroglou, who is visiting Istanbul, said on Saturday.
A group of protesting students taking part in a rally at the education ministry on Monday gained entry into the office of Education Minister Costas Gavroglou.
Education Minister Costas Gavroglou said on Tuesday that a total of 15,000 teachers will be hired for public schools by 2022 on permanent basis, although the manner of their appointment is still to be worked out.