A national Convention will be held at New Delhi on 25th July 2015

A national Convention will be held at New Delhi on 25th July 2015 jointly by AIDSO, AISA, AISF & SFI and All India Students' Strike on 2nd September 2015.
Issues are as follows
· Build pressure on Indian government so that it doesn’t agrees to give ‘market access’ to ‘higher education sub-sector’ in the upcoming Nairobi rounds of WTO-GATS.
· No to the trident of CBCS, Semesterization and RUSA, which have become tools of commodification of education.
· Increase public expenditure in education to 6% of GDP, 10% of central budget and 30% of state budgets. =
· Uphold democratic rights in campuses. Reject Lyngdoh Committee recommendations. Bring legislation calling for compulsory students’ union elections in all institutions.
· Free universal compulsory quality school education and strengthening facilities for preschool Education.
· Replace the RTE in its present form with a new legislation mandating fully public funded school education. In the meanwhile, private schools can’t be given any leverage to deny the mandatory 25% seats for students from economically weaker sections.
· Legislation to control fee structure and to ensure equal opportunities for students from socio-economically weaker sections in private institutions.
· Stop the entry of foreign universities. No to FDI in education.
Ensure a secular, scientific and democratic educational system. No to any attempt of saffronisation of education.