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Weaving Our Own Web

A dayschool from the people who brought you the Rebellious Media Conference – on using the internet to strengthen our groups, and to campaign more effectively.

10.30am - 5.30pm

Peace News presents: 

Weaving Our Own Web

Spiderweb

A gathering for grassroots and local activists with web experts including Emma Sangster (Peace News), Cedric Knight (GreenNet), Kirk Jackson (Campaign Against Arms Trade) and others to:

  • Learn about tools that can help your group work together better, and campaign more effectively.
  • Discuss the politics of the internet - including debates around Facebook, and...
  • Share your knowledge and experiences with other campaigners


Download the programme

Download the list of speakers

 

2 January 2015: REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED AS THE EVENT IS FULL.

Workshops include:

‘I don't know anything!’
An introductory three-part course showing how your group can use online tools to work more effectively and efficiently to win campaigns.

‘Wordpress for world-changing’
A guide to one of the most common website/blog platforms.

‘Ask a Geek’
Question and answer session with experts (including from GreenNet) to soothe your computer nightmares.

‘Open Space’
A session for anyone to propose an online/digital project and to see who responds.

‘Practical privacy for activists’
A hands-on guide to using privacy tools in your campaigning work.

‘Here comes Zylum’
The launch of a bundle of simple but powerful online tools for campaigners created by Peace News for grassroots activists

Free entry

Saturday 10 January 2015, 10.30am-5pm
2 Canonbury Villas, London N1 2PN
This is a wheelchair accessible venue

Childcare and a subsidised lunch will be available.

2 January 2015: REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED AS THE EVENT IS FULL.

Organised by Peace News

For more information contact:
020 278 3344 / texts to 07941 519 445 
zylum@peacenews.info

Spiderweb photo by Julie Falk