e-workshop - Campaigning tips #1 "The Position Paper"

Thursday, December 6, 2018 e-workshop

For the intention of EBU members

Agenda:

  1. Putting things into context: Presentation of the larger initiative of How To campaigning memos; “campaigning”, “advocacy” or “lobbying”? (semantic nuances and relevance of the memo). Why start with a memo on the position paper?
  2. Comments and questions from participants about the memo itself: Questions on the substance of this first memo (clarification needed, missing information…). Open discussion about actual situations of preparation or use of a position paper (do’s and don’t).
  3. Feedback from participants on the initiative in general: Is this type of memo useful: for your organisation and for you in particular? Possible improvements? Suggested topic for next memo.

To register, click on the-mail address hereafter - ebucampaigning@euroblind.org - and fill in the details (name, organisation, positition and e-mail) before sending the pre-formatted e-mail.

Logistics: the e-workshop will be carried out through the Cisco WebEx virtual conference system.

The memo on how to draft and use position papers can be downloaded at the following links, corresponding to 10 linguistic versions: English, Czech, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Spanish and Turkish.