1. NEW DATES for our next Organising for Power Training ✨Applications are on-going!✨ - We have rescheduled our next Organising for Power Programme Residential Training from September to (provisional dates) 7 to 12 February 2020 (Friday 5:00 pm to Wednesday 4:00 pm). Join the 2nd and final year of FREE high quality training and months of continued support with your campaigns for racial justice! Apply here by 13 Dec … Continue reading NEW DATES for our next Organising for Power Training ✨Applications are on-going!✨
  2. Supporting the climate justice movement - Never has the need to take real and fast action to address the spiralling climate chaos been bigger, and never have there been more folks mobilising and organising for climate justice as today.  Tripod will be focusing a bigger part of our work on strengthening and supporting the climate justice movement in Scotland. To steer the direction of … Continue reading Supporting the climate justice movement
  3. CALL FOR TENDERS: We are looking for an external evaluator for our Organising for Power Programme! - Tripod is looking for an independent expert to conduct the mid-term and final evaluation of our Organising for Power Programme. An independent evaluation of our programme will help us assess its overall progress and effectiveness in contributing to the target outcomes. We also hope that the recommendations and the learning points that will be made … Continue reading CALL FOR TENDERS: We are looking for an external evaluator for our Organising for Power Programme!
  4. What it’s like to participate in the Organising for Power Residential Training Weekend -  – by Ayesha Amin I initially signed up for Organising for Power because my colleague asked me to join her. I didn’t know much about it, I called it “Activist camp”, and certainly had no idea what to expect. I had missed the first session, but as soon as I arrived, not only did I … Continue reading What it’s like to participate in the Organising for Power Residential Training Weekend
  5. Does the key fit the lock? PART 2 – The Results - Needs assessment for Organising for Power Programme PART 2 – The Results In the previous blog we shared about the process on how we consulted with 18 individuals representing 9 organisations and grassroots groups working with refugee/migrants’ rights and advocacy services and/or tackling racism and xenophobia in Scotland to help us design the Organising for … Continue reading Does the key fit the lock? PART 2 – The Results
  6. Call-out for Volunteer Mentors! - Apply NOW to be a mentor with us!! Hey friends from the grassroots social justice movements scene! We are looking for experienced/skilled organisers or campaigners who would like to volunteer their time to mentor a group of participants in our Organising for Power Programme. What is it? Organising for Power is a comprehensive programme which … Continue reading Call-out for Volunteer Mentors!
  7. Application Call-out for Organising for Power! - APPLY NOW!!! Join the Organising for Power Programme and you get not just high quality training but months of continued support with your campaigns for racial justice! Are you an organiser or campaigner tackling the root causes of xenophobia and racism and promoting the rights of migrants/refugees/ asylum seeking people in Scotland? Does it sometimes feel … Continue reading Application Call-out for Organising for Power!
  8. Does the key fit the lock? Part 1 – The Needs Assessment Process - Needs assessment for Organising for Power Programme PART 1 – The Process Before we go full swing in designing and delivering our series of training on campaigning and organising skills for our Organising for Power Programme, we wanted to make sure that what we had in mind – THE KEY- is actually what is needed … Continue reading Does the key fit the lock? Part 1 – The Needs Assessment Process
  9. Organising for Power – Open Day - You are invited to our Open Day to help shape our new programme – Organising for Power! at The Space, 257 London Road, Glasgow Saturday, 10th February 2018, 10:30 am to 5:30 pm Please come if you would   want to tackle the root causes of xenophobia and racism and promote the rights of refugees … Continue reading Organising for Power – Open Day
  10. Introducing “Organising for Power” - Today, the fight for racial justice has never been more crucial – with the anti-immigrant rhetoric prevalently spreading around the world, the UK government’s policy to create a hostile environment for immigrants, the proposed repeal of the Human Rights Act, the strengthening of Fortress Europe and the rising right-wing nationalism, Trump’s dangerous Islamophobic policies and … Continue reading Introducing “Organising for Power”