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D4D On the Road

February 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Are you passionate about social issues?
Do you want to make a difference?

About this Event

Work effectively for positive change! Develop skills to analyze power dynamics. Create tactics and strategies to win an issue-based campaign.

Attend this workshop facilitated by Beautiful Trouble.

Debating for Democracy (D4D)™ – D4D on the Road is an advocacy training workshop designed to provide novice and seasoned activists with the tools and tactics they need to get their message across to policy makers, community leaders, and the public.

Project Pericles is excited to be partnering with Beautiful Trouble, an alliance of artists, trainers, and creative campaigners who make, teach, and celebrate game-changing creative activism across the globe to advance the struggle for a more just, healthy, and equitable world.

From local neighborhood groups to national and international organizations, Beautiful Trouble’s books, web toolbox and international network of artist-activists have supported 1,000s of activists worldwide since 2012. Beautiful Trouble workshops are experiential and based in Popular Education methodology, engaging and inspiring ordinary people to actively participate in civil society to build the world they want.

The workshops provide both novice and seasoned activists with the skills they need to develop advocacy and education campaigns through effective messaging to policy makers, community leaders, and the public.

Workshop Objectives:

  • Exploration of history, strategy, planning tools of People Power with a focus on creative action tactics.
  • Use examples drawn from the history of the community we are working with, and/or from the history of similar campaigns and movements.
  • Introduce and explore strategic frameworks and tools for effective action.
  • Workshopping of current live campaigns
  • Produce realistic, actionable ideas
  • Dig into the art and science of designing effective actions.
  • Tools and time for Action Planning
  • Build civic engagement skills, community, network, relationships + Have fun!

To sign up: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/d4d-on-the-road-activist-workshop-tickets-92291066063?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR34U8Nkt0ctRslj-noKfNqWG6Ku3RGStGGzq-zX2Ugi5VRKUrbL29-Ah1Y