Tweets & Picket Signs
We invite young environmental and social activists and volunteers to join our first Activism Weekend in Gozo.
The weekend will be FREE for all participants but the space is limited. If you wish to join our two day seminar, learn about campaigning, communications and new media strategies, network with other organisations and activists, then please fill in the application form below by Friday the 2nd October 2015.
What is the Activism Weekend all about?
TerraFirma is a newly established collective that consists of 15 NGOs. We provide free training to NGOs and volunteers. Our main aim is to equip our civil society, particularly young activists, with necessary skills and knowledge to run more effective campaigns and projects.
During the weekend, you will meet staff and board members of several NGOs in Malta, watch documentaries, join workshops and training sessions, gain new skills, learn new techniques and socialise with other activists.
What will you be learning?
The training will focus on:
- How to run successful campaigns in and beyond Malta
- Communications strategies and techniques
- Best ways to use social media
Training will be given by a professional communications company with vast campaigning and NGO management experience in Malta and abroad.
When and Where is it?
9-11 October 2015.
Tal-Fanal Apartments, Lighthouse Street, Ghasri, Gozo
The weekend kicks off at 6pm on Friday (9th October) and ends early afternoon on Sunday (11th
Accommodation will be in shared rooms and breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided.