Just like MCN the Brisbane Campaigners’ Network will be a regular gathering for campaigners, activists and organisers to discuss ideas, exchange resources and discover new approaches to social change.
BCN is hosted by the Centre for Social Change at their excellent meeting rooms, including outside deck for lovely refreshments and networking.
Spread the word! Details of the first gathering below.
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Brisbane Campaigners’ Network – Global Power Shift Report Back
500 grassroots activists and leaders from around the world met over six days to prepare for the next phase of the global climate movement.
Simon will share:
- His key lessons about campaigning from training sessions in areas such as media and communications, online campaigning, grassroots organising and nonviolent direct action
- Insights about global movement building from an event involving participants from 135 countries, with majority participation from the developing world
- Observations from Turkey during a time of political struggle
- Information about 350.org‘s next steps being organised in Australia
Location: Centre for Social Change, 969 Ann St, Fortitude Valley
Date: Tuesday 27th August, 6-8pm
Cost: $5 (refreshments included)
Further Info: Amanda Cahill