Dipsita Dhar from of the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) talks about the plight of Indian students and the demands being made by them to the government to ensure that education remains accessible to all.
Chilean student organizations claim that the University Selection Test or PSU deepens inequalities in the education sector
Since December 4, teachers in Delhi University in the capital city of India have been on an indefinite strike, demanding the protection of their livelihoods.
Thousands of Brazilians students took to the streets in rejection of far-right president Jair Bolsonaro and his government’s attacks on public education and pensions
More than one million people took part in protests against education budget cuts and the pension reform
Students and teachers joined hands as part of the two-day protest demonstration in New Delhi against the right-wing government’s assault on the nation’s educational sector
Peoples Dispatch in conversation with the Turin committee of Noi Restiamo, on the student protests against the privatization of campus spaces in Italy
The Revolutionary Student Movement in Ontario, Canada, is in the midst of organising a massive movement against recent fund cuts and neoliberal policies in education.
On January 17, the provincial government announced a USD 600-million cut in student grants and a USD 440 million cut in university and college funds
Students in Colombia have been on strike for two months demanding that the National Government increase the budget for public higher education
They have raised a number of demands, including reversing changes to the French exam system and a roll-back on exam fees. A major strike is scheduled for December 14
In the third major strike by students this year, thousands hit the streets protesting the hike in tuition fee and demanding better amenities and more funding for research