El National Polytechnic Institute (IPN) informed that it will investigate the records registered there Centro de Estudios Científicos y Tecnológicos (Cecyt) number 8 of the name “Narciso Bassols“. This is where a video went viral in which a group of captive students stood in front of a teacher reported for alleged cases of sexual abuse against alumnas y professors.
Through a press release, the university ensured that there was no impunity in the reports and was committed to avoiding responsibility for the actions of the educational system. In this sense, although he warned that “violence is not the way to resolve conflicts”, he signaled that the institution has a policy of “certain tolerance” to acoso.
“In the IPN there is no impunity for those who incur in acts as deleznable as the person,” the IPN informed.
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What happened in the CECyT 8?
This weekend, a group of young people from a feminist collective were at the Cecyt number 8 to make visible the cases of alleged sexual affairs that both teachers and students of the educational system have suffered from part of a professorincluding siendo menores de edad.
In a video that went viral on social networks like gender violence. To understand that they didn’t want the teacher to follow him by giving classes in the center of the university, the group of young people began to hit him and train him with purple paint.
How to report cases of abuse in the IPN?
In a short press release, the IPN informed that the educational entity was investigating what happened in the Cecyt 8. Similarity, the university has emphasized that any aggression or crime in school must be reported based on the “Protocol for the prevention, detection, attention and sanction of gender violence“.
From agreement with the Institute, I declare the current protocol in coordination with the General Tax of Justice of the City of Mexico (FGJ CDMX) as well as other government entities with the objective of bringing together the relevant investigations for each complaint.