People’s Manifesto on Literacy and Education of AIPSN and BGVS

Please see here in English and in Hindi the People's Manifesto on Literacy and Education of All India People's Science Network and Bharat Gyan Vigyan Samiti. AIPSN and BGVS have been doing an all India campaign by conducting Jan Shiksha Samvad (People's Education Dialogue) at village, Panchayat, Block and District level in 23 States of India. The State Level Samvad will be 10 th 14th April in State Capital of 23 States. Individuals and organisations are requested to endorse the Manifesto.

All India Childrens Science Festival (AICSF) Dec-28-30, 2018 at Madurai, Tamil Nadu

All India Children’s Science Festival, Organized by Thulir Science Centre (TSC), Tamil Nadu Science Forum (TNSF) and Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College (MTN), Madurai-4 with the all India Coordination by All India People’s Science Network (AIPSN) and Bharat Gyan Vigyan Samiti (BGVS), New Delhi Supported by Vigyan Prasar (VP), DST, New Delhi & Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology,

Ask How Campaign Jan 23 to Jan 30 2019

The Ask How campaign brings awareness to people about the rights that are enshrined in our constitution and how these constitutional rights are to be safeguarded from fundamentalist and neoliberal onslaught. Visit https://aipsn.in and take the pledge

Amit Sengupta

Dr. Amit Sengupta of the People's Science and Health Movements was a fighter for a better tomorrow. He died on 28th Nov 2018 in Goa.  AIPSN and the innumerable people to whom he made a difference mourn the huge loss.

AIPSN Joins the Global March for Science on 14th April 2018

The All India Peoples Science Network (AIPSN) decided to join the Global March for Science to on 14th April, 2018. The AIPSN sees a pattern in the attacks on science and reason across the world. The US President Trump’s denial of climate science, and the current Indian central government Ministers’ rejection of evolution, and other scientific advances, are prime examples. See a Video report here.

Sabka Desh Hamara Desh Campaign

SDHD2 Materials Delhi Workshop 2019: Defense of Republic -Prabir: English, Hindi S&T FutureDevelopment- Raghunandan: English, Hindi Employment- Subodh: English The All India People’s Science Network (AIPSN) at its All India People’s Science Congress in Bangalore in May 2015 had decided to launch an All India campaign that addresses the twin threats posed by the neoliberal and religious sectarian assault on people’s lives in India.

National Scientific Temper Day on 20th August

Throughout the country, different events were organised  for NSTD: See STD-MandiHP   TNSF   JVV(AP)     MPVS    Karnataka    PSF   JVV(Telengana) Maharashtra     Odisha 

Walmart-Flipkar Deal: Attack on Retailers, Producers, Farmers and Labour and Digital Sovereignty

The US based Multinational Corporation (MNC) Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart undermines India’s economic and digital sovereignty and the livelihood of millions in India. If the $ 16 billion deal goes through, two US companies (the other being Amazon) will dominate India’s e-retail sector. They will also own India’s key consumer and other economic data, making them our digital overlords, joining the ranks of Google and Facebook. See article on the issue

AIPSN condemns the murder of Gauri Lankesh

The assassination of Ms. Gauri Lankesh, noted Kannada journalist, writer, activist and champion  of secularism and communal harmony has come as a rude shock. Ms. Gauri Lankesh was killed on the night of 5th September, 2017, right in front of her residence in Bangalore. She was Editor of the popular Kannada weekly, Gauri Lankesh Patrike. This brutal murder of an outspoken journalist is a dastardly attack seeking to muzzle free speech and freedom of the press. Ms. Gauri Lankesh was a bitter critic of the Hindutva brand of politics, and an uncompromising crusader against intolerance, communalism gender and caste injustice. She had also earned the wrath of many so-called godmen and spiritual institutions for exposing sexual abuses in the name of “spiritual salvation.”