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19 September 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Winning Ideas

Short provocative sessions for strategists, campaigners and organisers. Does your team need some fresh ideas to inspire your campaigning, organising and movement building? These short taster sessions are designed to enliven team meetings, giving you new perspectives and frameworks to apply. Each session is a conversation guided by Holly Hammond, drawing on the source book […]

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18 September 2017 ~ 0 Comments

MCN: Critical Consciousness Building

How do we get woke and stay woke? This Melbourne Campaigners’ Network session looks at a key issue in organising: how do we become aware of oppression and motivated to do something about it, and how do we support others on the same path? Critical consciousness, or consciousness raising, is a practice for building analysis […]

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13 July 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Brisbane Action Group Training

This August Plan to Win presents Training for Action Group Trainers and collaborates with local trainers, organisers and campaigners to present the Brisbane Activist Skillshare. Participants at the 2016 Training for Activist Trainers. Training for Action Group Trainers Saturday 5th August, 9am-5pm GetUp office, 3/15 Lamington St Newfarm, Brisbane A one day workshop focused on […]

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05 June 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Decolonizing Solidarity Book Club

Decolonizing Solidarity: Dilemmas and Directions for Supporters of Indigenous Struggles is a book by Clare Land. The book is based on interviews with 24 Aboriginal community members and non-Aboriginal activists, and includes what the author has personally learned through her own activist work in southeastern Australia. ‘This book… addresses situations and ideas that few non-Aboriginal […]

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23 February 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Training for Activist Trainers

4pm Thursday 27th to 5pm Sunday 30th April at Save the Children office, 33 Lincoln Square South, Carlton. Register here by the 12th of April.  Plan to Win is offering an intensive 3.5 day train-the-trainer workshop for people keen to facilitate and educate in social movement contexts. The workshop will focus on developing skills to […]

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31 January 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Activist Wellbeing Retreat

5pm Friday 17 – 3pm Sunday 19 March at Rocklyn Yoga Ashram, Daylesford, Victoria. Join us for the first retreat of this kind, specially crafted for activists. This retreat will: Provide space outside of everyday life for activists to relax and reflect Help activists connect with their whole selves, be in their bodies and aware […]

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17 January 2017 ~ 0 Comments

MCN: Radical resistance at La ZAD

MCN: Radical resistance at La ZAD

Hear from a visiting French activist about the inspiring struggle to stop an airport and save farms and forests. For over 50 years, farmers and locals have resisted the building of a new airport for the French city of Nantes (which by the way already has one). Now in these rich fields, forests and wetlands, […]

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11 December 2016 ~ 0 Comments

Save the dates! 2017 Workshops

There’s a big year of activist training coming up! WELA leadership program – May to October (deadline for applications 10 February) Activist Wellbeing Retreat – March 17-19 Training for Activist Trainers – April 27-30 Brisbane Activist Training – August 5-6 Activist Coaching Skills – September 9-10 Decolonizing Solidarity Bookclub – various dates Melbourne Campaigners’ Network […]

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30 October 2016 ~ 0 Comments

MCN: Workers’ rights for campaigners

MCN: Workers’ rights for campaigners

We all know progressive organisations that don’t have a great track record in terms of working conditions. There can be a disjunct between stated values (equality! justice! respect!) and the treatment of workers. What can we do to make sure our organisations and allies walk their talk? This session will: * explore trends in employment […]

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25 April 2016 ~ 0 Comments

MCN: Sustaining Activism

MCN: Sustaining Activism

A relaxing session that will share new ideas and tools for activist wellbeing. Holly Hammond (Plan to Win and Plan to Thrive) recently travelled to the UK and Spain for a research trip about activist health and wellbeing. Her trip included: Participating in Sustaining Our Activism: Building Resilient Communities – a week long residential retreat […]

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