We are proud to announce that this year's Reconnection Day will feature three exciting workshops led by our amazing members. Join us for an enriching experience and expand your knowledge in the following areas:
Workshop: EDA and RA's
- Facilitator: Jordan Bober (Former GPPEI Executive Director)
Workshop: Policy 101
- Facilitator: Michele Beaton
Workshop: Governance 101
- Facilitator: Maria Rodriguez
Check out the details below for more information on each workshop. If you're interested in signing up for any of these workshops, click the button below.
Reimaging District Associations
- What are the purposes of district or regional associations?
- How can the party encourage, facilitate and support the formation of local grassroots Green Party associations?
- What is essential in order for district associations to fulfill their purposes?
- Learn to identify key issues or concerns and provide a concise background for effective context.
- Recommendations and Solutions:
- Formulate clear and actionable recommendations to address the identified issues or concerns.
- Political Considerations:
- Explore the political landscape and understand the factors that influence policy outcomes and decision-making processes.
2. Engaging with MLAs:
- Discover strategies for requesting meetings with Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) and gain insights into engaging with relevant stakeholders.
- Understand the various legislative tools available to MLAs and learn how to choose the most appropriate approach to bring forward policy issues. This includes facilitating meetings or communication with Ministers, utilizing petitions, participating in Question Period (QP), proposing motions or bills, and integrating policy considerations into budget submissions.
3. Time Expectations:
- Gain an understanding of the different timelines associated with specific issues and legislative tools. Explore the research, policy development, and stakeholder engagement processes that impact the overall timeline for achieving policy objectives.
Join us for this informative workshop on policy briefs led by Michele Beaton. Expand your knowledge and enhance your ability to address critical issues in the political arena.
Introduction to the GPPEI Constitution and Bylaws
- Gain a comprehensive understanding of the purpose, structure, and essential provisions outlined in the GPPEI Constitution and Bylaws.
- Explore the various mechanisms through which decisions are made within the Green Party and familiarize yourself with the roles and responsibilities of different stakeholders in shaping party decisions.
- Recognize the significant influence you possess as a Green Party member to actively participate in and shape the decisions of our party. Discover avenues for engagement and make your voice heard.