Events

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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18 January 2016 ~ 2 Comments

Training for Activist Trainers

Trainers and facilitators play a vital role in social movements – helping people to gain the clarity and skills they need to make change in the world. Plan to Win is offering a 2.5 day train-the-trainer workshop for people keen to facilitate and educate in social movement contexts. The workshop will focus on developing skills […]

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26 October 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Graduate Certificate in Community Advocacy

Graduate Certificate in Community Advocacy

Enrolments are open for the 2016 Graduate Certificate in Community Advocacy – Australia’s most comprehensive social change qualification. This is an excellent opportunity for change agents to deepen their skills and knowledge through a unique accredited course. The Graduate Certificate draws on the latest knowledge about effective campaigning as well as established theoretical frameworks for understanding […]

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15 October 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Introduction to Activist Training Skills

Introduction to Activist Training Skills

Over the next six month Plan to Win has a special focus on developing activist trainers. Trainers and facilitators play a vital role in social movements – helping people to gain the clarity and skills they need to make change in the world. This session is open to people who have experience both as activists […]

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23 September 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Calling activist trainers!

Trainers and facilitators play a vital role in social movements – helping people to gain the clarity and skills they need to make change in the world. Australia has a small and creative social movement support sector but it would be wonderful to see many more people step into this role! To address this Plan […]

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