Taking Part: getting heard and effective meeting skills

Speaking Up!

Taking-part-page-large

My path as an activist was hugely formed by the Taking Part  project  lead by my fellow activist and lovely friend Angelina Namiba .  Taking Part was based at Positively Women (which became Positively UK in 2010). It aimed to build up the skills and confidence of women living with HIV so that they could get involved and influence decision-making, including policy. Through Taking Part I develop awareness and determination to become open about my status and also  had the opportunity to learn how to read and respond to policy consultations, how to speak in public, what human rights are and how they apply to our lives. Therefore you can imagine how thrilled  I am that Positively UK has now put me in charge of the project has and we have relaunched it this year with a small grant from Awards for All.  So,in 2014, I will coordinate 12 sessions…

View original post 496 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s