Monday, July 5, 2010

Generating Momentum

Generating Momentum Activist Leadership Training Camp will be held August 29-September 1, 2010.

Generating Momentum is a province wide, 4 day leadership training event for youth and young adults located in the Qu’Appelle Valley. If you are 18-29 years of age and passionate about social and/or environmental justice, this camp is for you!! Lodging and meals are included in your registration costs. Updates, announcements and camp details will be posted here regularly! If you are a student or low-income citizen, please email for bursary application information. The camp has limited capacity and will fill up, so don’t hesitate, register today!!

Generating Momentum will be an educational, skills-based, action-oriented event. The workshops and training sessions may include:

- Media and Messaging on international development and other issues
- Political Strategy and Structure
- History of Social Movements in Saskatchewan and around the world
- Communication Tools
- Civic and Public Law
- Campaign Tools
- Group Activism– Justice, tolerance, anti-racism, anti-oppression and democracy
– Solidarity locally and internationally and Solutions locally and internationally
– Understanding and affecting power politics
– Social networking, volunteer recruitment, media and messaging
– Personal sustainability
– Strategic planning, event coordinating and project management
– Creative activism
– Building a movement and Being a movement
– Getting the Roots Poverty

This event will also allow participants to meet and network with a diverse group of people, and make new
friends! Hiking, canoeing, music/art jams, and other fun activities will be available for participants outside of
workshop times!

Register Here.
SCIC here.

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