Provincial Party Platform Evaluations
*In a recent Youth Survey by the Springtide Collective, young people identified employment and the economy as their top priority. StudentsNS has pulled related key commitments for students, but chosen not to provide an evaluation.
StudentsNS Provincial Election Platform
Students across Nova Scotia want political leadership and change that will deliver a better, more affordable, more equitable PSE system in this province. StudentsNS’s 2013 platform asks political parties and candidates to fight for students and:
PRIORITY #1: Build The Best Student Assistance Program in Canada
PRIORITY #2: Freeze Tuition and Fund Nova Scotia Post-Secondary Education Responsibly
PRIORITY #3: Enhance Economic Opportunities for Young People
PRIORITY #4: Invest in Students’ Life-Long Wellbeing
PRIORITY #5: Strengthen Student Voice
Click here for the expanded, ratified platform that StudentsNS is fighting for this election.
2013 Political Party and Candidate Questionnaire
StudentsNS has also sent our “20 Questions Election Survey” to the political parties. We’ve asked for a response by September 20th.
Click here for a link to the document we sent out, and the party names below to see their respective answers to the questionnaire (responses will be posted as they’re received).
Find out more about the issues that matter to you!
To find out more about the parties’ commitments, you can explore full party responses to our survey by clicking the appropriate the links below:
Liberal Party www.liberal.ns.ca
New Democratic Party: nsndp.ca
Progressive Conservative Party: pcparty.ns.ca