The Pilot Phase –  2012 to 2013

The Pilot Phase – 2012 to 2013

The Pilot Phase – 2012 to 2013 Starting in August, a number of online courses were piloted. All in all, 121 online learners from the labour movement completed courses such as “Building Democratic Trade Unions”, “Communication for Advocacy”, “Basic Information and Communication Skills for Collective Bargaining”, “Climate Change and Transport Workers” and “Youth Globalisation Awareness Programme”.…

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INDIA – SEWA

INDIA – SEWA

“Leadership and Organising” “Developing and strengthening Member Based Organisation of the Poor”‘ –  a video produced by The Gujarat Women’s Video Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) Information and Communication Co-operative Society Ltd. shows the experiences of SEWA’s trainers and members as they participate in this online course, including the development of animation!  IFWEA and SEWA’s…

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NEPAL: CLASS NEPAL

NEPAL: CLASS NEPAL

“Building Democratic and Women Friendly Unions” OLA Reports from Kathmandu, Nepal by Director of CLASS Nepal TJ Khadka CLASS Nepal “Building Democratic and Women Friendly Trade Unions” for Nepalese Trade Union Leaders by from July – September 2013 “Trade Union Democracy” and “Women Friendly Trade Unions” have been important issues for trade union development in…

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Making Your Mark  “Cape Town Be Heard” , May 2017

Making Your Mark “Cape Town Be Heard” , May 2017

Programme and Graduation  The youth participants completed the education programme over the course of weeks, incorporating study circles methodology, producing “postcards” (creative expressions) of their expectations and journey. Participants held flash group meetings with youth in their community areas, and are involved in planning and doing study circles. Pictured below is the group on Sunday…

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Making Your Mark Project  “Cape Town Be Heard” – June 2017

Making Your Mark Project “Cape Town Be Heard” – June 2017

“Cape Town Be Heard” attends the Youth Parliament in the Western Cape Penny Hlaluka IFWEA project assistant reports: “Youth experienced first-hand the processes and protocol of the provincial Parliament Assembly. Recommendations made by the 2017 Youth Parliament will influence the strategic decision making by provincial government that ultimately affect the lives of young people in…

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Making Your Mark Project  “Limerick Be Heard and Cape Town Be Heard Youth Exchange ” – October  2017

Making Your Mark Project “Limerick Be Heard and Cape Town Be Heard Youth Exchange ” – October 2017

The participants came together in Cape Town and did a programme of activities to exchange and share knowledge of the impact of political, economic and social systems on youth in Ireland and South Africa. Along with this, learning about educating and organising among youth, in community and in campaigns. The groups took part in the…

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