Posts Categorized: Fellowship

deep in thought

May 19, 2014

Community organising program: building power

We’re mid-way through the first cycle of our Community Organising Fellowship. The cohort of 25 organisers gathered in Pittwater (Sydney) in late February 2014 for our first workshop. During the 10 day residential workshop, we learnt a lot about each other and ourselves, shared ideas, tools and resources, and sharpened our campaign strategies. This short video…

Fellowship cohort at Yengo

April 23, 2014

Community Organising Fellowship workshop #2

We’re just back from Workshop #2 of the Community Organising Fellowship where our cohort enjoyed a fantastic line up of guest facilitators and presenters.  On the first day we  dived into two parallel full day sessions, the first on effective organising around an election  led by Mark Wakeham, Acting Executive Director at Environment Victoria who…

Community Organising Fellowship

February 1, 2014

Community Organising Fellowship launched

The Community Organising Fellowship kicked off in February 2014. We received more than 50 applications for the 25 places in the program and confirmed the first cohort – 25 activists and organisers working around Australia in the coal, gas, climate and renewable energy movements. The first of four residential workshops was held in the amazing…