Escalando la montaña: La organización rural de la región de las Apalaches

Descripcíon
This workshop will focus on the successes of poor people organizing for change in rural Appalachia. Participants will learn how to successfully organize among rural communities to build a movement of change.
Información del Taller
Fecha de Evento: 
Vie, 06/25/2010 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Local del Evento: 
Cobo Hall: D2-09
Descripción Entera: 

This workshop will be a presentation by Direct Action Welfare Group (DAWG), Teen DAWG, and other organizers with experience organizing in rural communities. The session will provide participants with knowledge of work being done by poor people organizing for social and economic justice in Appalachia. Participants will learn the similarities and differences in rural organizing and what issues affect rural communities the most. Participants will leave the workshop with a better understanding of rural organizing and the knowledge and tools they can use to organize in rural communities to build a movement for change.

Nombre de el/la organizador/a : 
Evelyn Dortch
Correo-e de el/la organizador/a: 
evelyn@wvdawg.org
Nombre de la Primera Organización Responsable: 
Direct Action Welfare Group Inc.
Language(s): 
English
Tracks: 
Estrategias para la Construcción de Poder y Asegurando las Necesidades de la Comunidad (vivienda, educación, puestos de trabajo, aire limpio ...)
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