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    • Mon, February 24, 2020
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Alexandra Oval, Precinct, Ararat VIC 3377
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    Storytelling for Change in the Grampians: A Prevention of Violence against Women Communications Masterclass

    This full day masterclass aims to build participants’ confidence and skills in crafting and sharing stories that communicate the drivers of violence against women.

    This workshop take participants through story crafting techniques and principles, key considerations when tailoring PVAW stories to various audiences and ethical storytelling. 

    Participants workshop key messages and craft their own story through individual and group activities. This workshop aims to increase the confidence of participants to develop and tell stories that illuminate the causes of violence against women.

    Please note* : Participants are asked to bring in an example that illustrates one or more of the drivers of violence against women. This example will be the bases of story crafting activities. (‘Examples’ of the drivers of violence against women are not required to be in story form prior to the workshop.)

    The workshop covers:

    • Key elements of a primary prevention story
    • Ethical considerations developing and sharing stories
    • Tailoring for your audience or setting
    • Key messages and the drivers of violence against women
    • Story crafting techniques and story shapes

      Workshop facilitators:

      Kiri Bear is a professional facilitator, trainer and project manager. With 15 years’ experience in youth, community and government services, Kiri has been at the forefront of the PVAW field. Kiri is also an artist, poet and a storyteller. 

      Linden Deathe is the senior health promotion officer and training coordinator at Women’s Health Victoria and brings 10 years of experience developing and delivering gender equity training in the international development and prevention of violence against women sectors. Linden holds a Master of Gender and Development and a Cert IV in training and assessment. Linden is originally from Canada and only sometimes misses the snow.

      Audience

      This workshop is designed for practitioners working in the primary prevention and gender equity sectors. Participants are required to have a strong understanding of violence against women, primary prevention, Change the Story, and the causes/drivers of violence against women as this content will not be covered in the workshop. 

      Cost

      Regional Partner Organisation Staff/Student/Concession $155 (excluding GST)

      WHG Staff Aboriginal Community-Controlled Organisation staff: Free

      Other participants: $225 (excluding GST)

      Venue

      Alexander Oval, Ararat

      Contact us

      Please contact us with any queries or any issues with registration. We are available by email training@whv.org.au or by phone 03 9664 9340.



    Past events

    Fri, November 29, 2019 Bystander Action to Prevent Violence Against Women
    Fri, November 29, 2019 Safe and Supported: Building Workplace Capacity to Manage Family Violence
    Wed, November 20, 2019 Capturing Change Masterclass: Monitoring and Evaluation for primary prevention of violence against women and family violence initiatives.
    Wed, November 13, 2019 Storytelling for Change: Prevention of Violence against Women Communications Masterclass
    Wed, October 23, 2019 Towards Gender Transformative Change Masterclass: Challenges and opportunities to prevent violence against women in practice
    Fri, October 18, 2019 Gender Equity in Action
    Tue, October 08, 2019 Access and Equity II: Inclusive and culturally sensitive SRH services in Victoria (and how to build them)
    Wed, September 11, 2019 Bystander Action to Prevent Violence Against Women
    Fri, August 16, 2019 Change the Story: Understanding Australia's national framework to prevent violence against women and their children
    Wed, July 31, 2019 Capturing Change Masterclass: Monitoring and Evaluation for primary prevention of violence against women and family violence initiatives.
    Wed, July 17, 2019 Storytelling for Change: Prevention of Violence against Women Communications Masterclass
    Wed, July 03, 2019 Towards Gender Transformative Change Masterclass: Challenges and opportunities to prevent violence against women in practice
    Thu, June 27, 2019 Gender Equity in Action
    Thu, June 13, 2019 Safe and Supported: Building Workplace Capacity to Manage Family Violence
    Thu, June 13, 2019 Gender Equity in the Workplace
    Thu, May 23, 2019 Gender Equity in Action
    Thu, May 16, 2019 Primary Prevention Of Violence Against Women Monitoring and Evaluation Masterclass
    Fri, May 03, 2019 Forum: Teaching a Course in Gender Equity
    Thu, April 11, 2019 Gender Equity in the Workplace
    Thu, April 11, 2019 Bystander Action to Prevent Violence Against Women
    Mon, April 08, 2019 Prevention of Violence Against Women (PVAW) Communication Masterclass
    Fri, April 05, 2019 Forum: Putting Gender Equity Work into Practice
    Thu, March 28, 2019 Gender Equity in Action
    Thu, March 21, 2019 Gender Transformative Practice To Prevent Violence Against Women
    Fri, March 01, 2019 Intersectional Perspectives on a Course in Gender Equity
    Thu, February 21, 2019 Bystander Action to Prevent Violence Against Women
    Thu, February 21, 2019 Safe and Supported: Building Workplace Capacity to Manage Family Violence
    Thu, December 06, 2018 PVAW Communications Masterclass
    Tue, November 20, 2018 Issues paper launch - Great Expectations: How gendered expectations shape early mothering experiences
    Thu, September 13, 2018 Being an Active Bystander to Prevent Violence Against Women
    Thu, September 13, 2018 Gender Equity in the Workplace
    Thu, August 30, 2018 PVAW Communications Masterclass
    Thu, August 23, 2018 Gender Equity in the Workplace
    Tue, July 24, 2018 Safe and Supported: Building Workplace Capacity to Manage Family Violence
    Thu, July 12, 2018 Being an Active Bystander to Prevent Violence Against Women
    Wed, June 27, 2018 Test Training Event


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