Attack on education
Academic protests - Estonia Estonian academics demand more funding for higher education and research

Academic unions say that the current center-right coalition government in Estonia has backtracked from its promise to raise state funding for research to 1% of the country’s GDP

researchers' protest Hungary Right-wing government in Hungary tightens grip over research institutes amid widespread protests

With a new legislation, prime minister Viktor Orbán intends to control a network of autonomous research institutes that were hitherto administered by the country’s premier science research academy

Brazil' Students Protest for Education Brazil’s fight for education

Since the election of far-right wing President Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil has witnessed series of anti-people and anti-working class measures pushing the country towards privatization.

Students march in Greece Secondary school students in Greece protest the new Lyceum bill proposed in the parliament

The SYRIZA-led government proposed a new bill which stipulates secondary school students to choose which subjects they want to join for the next level of higher studies with in a limited time and limited options

University-of-Zambia University of Zambia employees on strike over unpaid salaries

For a decade, the government has been systematically under-funding the university, and has threatened the students’ and teachers’ unions for protesting.

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