Where? Claverham, near Bristol Cost? Sliding scale of £15 – £100 When? Fri 19 (pm) – Sunday 21 June 2015 Why? When we think of mounting inequalities, eco-systemic collapse, runaway climate change, and the rise of the Right – the problems we face can seem insurmountable. No matter what we do, it never seems to […]
A 12 day residential workshop in rural Devon 11th – 22nd May 2015 This workshop offers personal and collective tools to help make our activism more effective. Theworkshop aims to help us stay inspired, nourished, empowered and creative. It offers space to reflect and analyse, helping us to stay involved for the long haul, create […]
71%. Let’s say that again: 71% of activists surveyed by Plan To Thrive report having experienced or currently experiencing burnout. Read the Burnout: Experiences & Advice post for both personal and organisational strategies to stay sustainable. For grassroots activists, consider going to Sustaining Resistance which we help facilitate – next dates are in October in the Catalan […]
Facilitating Change: Supporting Effective and Sustainable Action Groups A 7 day residential workshop in rural Wales, 15th-22nd March 2013. Effective group-work and high quality decision-making. That’s what we all long for, right? Yet bad process is rife in our grassroots action groups and can lead to a lack of trust and respect, frustration, resentment, burnout […]
Just in from a friend of ours: The workshops/film nights aim to provide a nourishing and inspiring space, a time to slow The workshops/film nights aim to provide a nourishing and inspiring space, a time to slow down and breathe, to learn something new and have some fun. Most of them are being held at […]
This just in…. If you go along, why not let us know how it goes?