NEPAL – INDIA: CLASS NEPAL

NEPAL – INDIA: CLASS NEPAL

Educator Goma Pandey facilities Women Leadership Course in Nepal, run by Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) in India – using the Online Labour Academy (OLA). Kathmandu, 2017 – Goma Pandey taught participants using the study circles methodology in face to face and online sessions. Participants therefore completed the Women’s Leadership Course and become more proficient on…

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DOMESTIC WORKERS’ STUDY CIRCLE FORMS A WORKERS’ CHOIR 2014 to 2015

DOMESTIC WORKERS’ STUDY CIRCLE FORMS A WORKERS’ CHOIR 2014 to 2015

Domestic workers’ study circle forms a choir! July 2014: The study circle project is helping union members to become better organisers: The domestic workers’ study circle formed a choir and they organised a programme to celebrate the third anniversary of the ILO convention for domestic workers – Convention 189 – on the 16th June 2014.…

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CAPE TOWN – 2014: LAUNCH OF STUDY CIRCLES

CAPE TOWN – 2014: LAUNCH OF STUDY CIRCLES

Study Circles Launch Five study circles have been launched with the following topics: ‘Equal rights for contract cleaners’ ‘Equal conditions for domestic workers’ ‘Women and children abuse in a patriarchal society’ Women’s rights to inform women’s decisions’ ‘How unequal is income distribution in South Africa?’   There were 60 participants from at least 6 unions…

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STUDY CIRCLES EDUCATOR TRAINING 2014 to 2017

STUDY CIRCLES EDUCATOR TRAINING 2014 to 2017

Study Circles Facilitators Training Workshops In 2017, during the training, study circle facilitators covered these subjects: What is Education? / The Differences of Formal and Informal Education The Different Forms of Worker / Popular Education What is a Study Circle – The Components? What is Participatory Democracy versus Representative Democracy? / Participatory Democracy is Central…

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SOUTH AFRICA – KHAYELITSHA

SOUTH AFRICA – KHAYELITSHA

Educator Thandiwe Mandlevu – Sewing Skills for Youth Khayelitsha, 2017 – Thandiwe Mandlevu from Lorna Mfolana Parents Movement organised young members into a study circle through sharing basic sewing skills. She says: “I learnt how to organize and facilitate. I also learnt about creating a learning environment and structure. To share knowledge through running a…

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