Events

Upcoming events

Introduction to Politics training 


Friday the 5th of February at 10.30am

This session is designed to give you an understanding of the main concepts in politics. 

The session will be run by the outreach team at UK Parliament and will answer questions such as ‘who are MPs and Lords?’, ‘What do they do?’ and ‘How can they raise issues on your behalf?’ amongst many others.

Registration link: 

 

 https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/

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Challenging politicians and exercising your rights

Wednesday the 17th February at 10.30am

This session will look at the ways that you can engage with politics and challenge politicians. It will cover things such as how to contact your representatives, the role that social media can play in challenging them and our campaign efforts to stop hate speech in parliament. We'll be joined by activist Luke Smith and our campaign partners, Rene Cassin.

Registration link:

 https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_

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Education Research Launch - 24th of February 2021

Details coming soon


Making your voice heard

Friday the 5th March at 10.30am

This workshop run by the outreach team at UK Parliament will develop an understanding of how to raise issues and will answer the following questions: How can you take action? What tools help influence debates, decisions, and legislation? How can you build relationships with MPs and Lords?

Registration link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Y-5GNMEnTP--rcYJgi3qng


Stand up and be counted. Census 2021 workshop

Wednesday the 17th March at 5.30pm

This workshop will explain how to fill in this year’s census and explain why it is important to tick the Gypsy & Irish Traveller or Roma box. The session will be co-hosted by Roma Support Group and will include speakers from the Office for National Statistics – who can answer any questions you may have. Come to our session and see how you can Stand Up and Be Counted this March!

Registration link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_D7-KMR3zQBmvd6HtNm5N-A

Elections. What you need to know

Wednesday the 7th April at 10.30am

Labour MP Cat Smith and a member of the Electoral Commission will be speaking at this ‘elections 101’ session, which will explain how elections work, how you can participate and what happens on an election day.

Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dpR2aELoTS-nWnki8SAooA

Challenging the media and speaking out

Wednesday the 12th May at 10.30am

This session is aimed at Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people who want to know more about how to challenge hate they see in the media and will feature speakers from Traveller’s Times, and will be co-delivered by the charity Hacked Off.

Registration link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xKK5ycVqQi-A8HaxpS4R3w

 
NGTBY Domestic Abuse Online Training 2021

If you are interested in organising a viewing of Never Going to Beat You, along with the online training session, please contact:
partnershipsmanager@travellermovement.org.uk

Previous Events

November 2020

12.11.20: Traveller Movement Annual Conference

06.11.20: NGTBY online training 

August - October 2020

NGTBY online training

July 2020

28.07.20:  Bereavement workshop
23.07.20:  Beijing World Conference for Women 25th Anniversary Consultation with UK Government workshop
16.07.20:  Never Going to Beat You online training

June 2020

GRTHM Webinars
25.06.20:  GRTHM City Hall online event
18.06.20:  Nursing and Midwifery Council presentation

February - May 2020

NGTBY Online Training

January 2020

22.01.20:  Neville Southall Twitter Takeover
18.01.20:  #GRT Solidarity event