Then this opportunity is for you!
…is a project running in conjunction with Parliament Week focusing on women in democracy; you can find out more about Parliament week here.
…an opportunity to explore issues and experiences of UK democracy with leading female parliamentarians
…the chance to design and deliver your very own workshop about women in democracy in your local region
In the last general election only 39% of women aged 18-24 voted. This project is all about challenging women to challenge that figure.
What will you be doing?
A one-day training workshop in Parliament, on 5th July, will include a tour of Parliament and a working lunch and dialogue with leading female parliamentarians.
The workshop will include time to develop and design, along with other participants, a workshop about the key issues surrounding women in democracy.
Following the training day, you will be supported by BYC to deliver the workshop to 5 community and youth groups in your region.
The technical bit:You must be aged 18 to 25 to join the teamYou must have previous experience of facilitation and workshop deliveryYou must be able to attend the training workshop in Parliament on 5th July.You must be prepared to deliver five workshops in your region in September and OctoberYou need to self define as a womanWe pay all travel expenses and coordinate workshop bookings.
How to apply:
Please download the registration form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org If you have any questions, need any support with your application, or prefer to apply over the phone then please give David a call on 0845 458 1847. The deadline to apply is 5pm on June 14th 2013.