‘Explaining Campaigning’ is for Girlguiding LaSER members age 13 and above. The event will focus on various aspects of campaigning and include engaging presentations by a selection of teenage and subject specific campaigners:
- Yas Necati of No More Page Three and numerous other campaigns
- Katie Percival, the Guide who set up a campaign after attending the launch of Go For It! Be The Change’
- Susheila Juggapah of Concern Worldwide will present on social media
- Polly Trenow of the Fawcett Society will speak on press and media.
This is a great opportunity to hear about what campaigning is all about, why it is important and what it can achieve! There will also be activities on engagement and democracy in-between the presentations.
The event is free, but booking is essential as places are limited. Guide and Senior Section Leaders are responsible for bringing their groups, organising transport, obtaining parental consent etc. Senior Section members age 16+ can come without a Leader.
If you have individual Guides / Senior Section under 16 who wish to attend individually, please ask them to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org