“My daughter committed suicide at the age of 15. Bullying is not a child thing,” warns this father in the petition, in which he recalls that, in 2020, 61 minors committed suicide in Spain
Jose Manuel Lpezteenager’s father Kira Lepezzowho committed suicide a year ago, when TENA 15has collected nearly 70,000 signatures in less than 24 hours through citizens’ forum Change.org to ask the Ministry of Education for a national protocol against it. intimidate,
“My daughter committed suicide at the age of 15. l bullying It’s not about a child,” this father warned in the petition, in which he recalls that 61 minors committed suicide in Spain in 2020.
Jose Manuel Lpez He has launched the petition this Thursday, May 19, 2022, exactly a year after his daughter’s suicide. “Today turns out to be the worst day of my life. Our daughter on 19th May 2021 KirasWho is only 15 years old, if he commits suicide”, write.
As he tells it, the night before, his daughter hugged him and said that she loved him dearly and that he was “Best Daddy in the World”, “That was his way of saying goodbye. Now I know,” he recalls in the text of the collection of signatures.
In view of this situation, it requests the creation of a National Protocol by the Ministry of Education Naughty“Which specifies the appropriate action taken both in case of harassment of teachers towards students and in case of” Naughty between equals”.
lopez believes that “with Kiras did not act on time” and believes that it is necessary that in all schools ” immediate activation of psychological attention On clear suspicion of abuse and immediate intervention if the victim is known to be at risk of suicide”.
“Every minute is a minute without action where a child could be victimized and put in danger,” he warns.
In addition, campaign promoters “want to end the mental health abandonment that exists in many educational centres” and, in this sense, criticize the “inadequate proportion of the number of psychologists per student, against a breach of protocol”. Naughty and neglect of internal channels for condemnation”.
“Educational centers must respond to these matters with the required speed and professionalism. Stop thinking that jokes, insults, aggression are ‘things for kids.’ They are not. they are a serious social problem who could end (and end) with an innocent life like our daughter Kiras“, to leave.
Jose Manuel Lpez He has already contacted the Ministry of Education informing them of the collection of his signatures and requested a meeting. “I now await a response, given the seriousness and urgency of what we are seeking, which we hope will come very soon,” he said.
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