[Sust-mar] Tactics and Strategy for Grassroots Mobilization
halifax.yag at syc-cjs.org
Tue Jan 10 18:14:45 EST 2012
*Tactics and Strategy for Grassroots Mobilization*
*Creative tools to confront economic, social and environmental injustice -
and win. *
*When? **February 20-24 2011*, 10a.m. – 4.p.m. (Over universities' reading
*Where?* Halifax, NS
*Who?* Anyone who wants to become empowered with the skills, strategy,
connections, and confidence to become a more effective grassroots
organizer. *There will** be a variety of workshops tailored for both
experienced and less-experienced activists.*
Participants will learn how to develop strategy and tactics for catalyzing
effective social change.
Workshop topics will include:
Non-Violent Direct Action theory and tactics - legal role play, simple
blockading techniques, etc.,
Anti-Oppression - understanding power and privilege in the movement,
>From Strategy to Action - developing and executing strategic and effective
Solidarity Work - being an effective ally,
Media and Communication Skills,
Open Space for discussion,
and other organizing skills, all while developing our understanding of
climate justice and how we build a movement to get it.
How much? $30 or pay what you can. Transportation bursaries may be provided.
*Child care can be provided as required.*
For more information please contact Matt at (902) 489-0211 or
radicalmobilizationhfx at gmail.com.
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