IWD community Forum: Decolonising feminism
Date: Friday 8 March
Time: 6.30pm - 10.00pm
Location: Woolloongabba Substation, 45 Logan road Woolloongabba, QLD
The One Woman Project is celebrating International Women’s Day with a Community Forum centred on the theme of decolonising feminism.
The Forum will feature speakers, activists, performance artists and poets in a robust discussion about the importance of fighting white supremacy, colonial structures and how to combat the prioritisation of white voices in the feminist movement, both locally and globally.
ACTIVE CITIZENSHIP 101
Date: Saturday 23 March, Saturday 13 April, Saturday 4 May
Location: Visible Ink, 5 Green Square Close, Fortitude Valley, QLD
Tickets: free, available now
Join us for an interactive and immersive workshop to build your skills in planning, designing and producing activist campaigns and events.
This workshop will briefly explore successful activist campaigns across the globe, and go through the makings of successful campaigns and events, before putting this in the context of social movement building. You will also have the opportunity to build your own campaign/event within the workshop.
Chat to Visible Ink to confirm your place!
QUEENSLAND SEMINAR SERIES: INTERSECTIONALITY & ALLYSHIP
Date: Wednesday 13 March, Wednesday 20 March, Wednesday 27 March, Wednesday 3 April, Wednesday 10 April, Wednesday 17 April
Time: 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Location: Maida Lilley Community Centre, Fortitude Valley, QLD
Tickets: $15-$20, available now
In 2019, the Queensland Seminar Series will explore the countless intersections of feminism and learn how we can all be better allies!
Sessions in this series will include:
Feminism, Sexism and Ageism;
Feminist Perspectives on Religion;
Intersectionality and LGBTIQA+;
How the personal is political; and
Keep an eye on this event page for the release of our topics, guest speakers and key information, and make sure you purchase your ticket before they all run out!
How to run for office
Date: Thursday 28 March, Thursday 4 April, Thursday 11 April, Thursday 18 April
Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Location: Brisbane Square Library, QLD
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Join the One Woman Project for this exciting four-week series on How to Run for Office.
This series will feature workshops, panel discussions and keynote speakers covering everything from the background to Australia’s political system, to the intricacies of running at a local, state or federal level, to the steps you need to take to deliver a successful campaign!
Session 1: A Background - Thursday 28 March
The first session will be an in-depth workshop detailing the history and background to Australia’s political system, a detailed look at the major and minor parties, and the differences between running as a party member or an independent.
Session 2: How to Run - Thursday 4 April
This second session will kick-off with a panel discussion featuring prominent politicians providing the full details of running at a local, state or federal level. Following this will be three mini workshops on campaign skills, media training and community engagement.
Session 3: How to Win - Thursday 11 April
Session 3 will feature a panel discussion (with exceptional politicians) detailing their top tips for winning one - or more - election campaigns.
Session 4: How to Lead - Thursday 18 April
Wrapping up, the series will have a keynote presentation from long-time politician and gender equality supporter Senator Claire Moore on her experiences in politics and the value of leadership.
For more information about this event (and to hear more about our phenomenal speakers and workshop hosts), visit the Facebook event!