The CNTE (National Coordination of Education Workers) teachers' union has called for demonstrations to take place in Mexico City on Friday, April 5. Protesters are expected to gather at 09:00 (local time) at Plaza de la Constitución (Zócalo) and march towards the federal congress building. A heightened security presence, along with associated traffic disruptions, are likely around the demonstration sites.
Teachers are protesting educational reforms. Similar protests took place March 20-28 at the Legislative Palace in Mexico City and resulted in road closures.
Individuals in Mexico City state are advised to follow all instructions issued by local authorities, avoid all protests, budget extra time to reach their destinations, and adhere to any instructions issued by the local authorities.
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