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Building Equitable Participation: Vision, Strategy and Action — 3 May 2022

© Thanh Sinden

How do you build trusting and purposeful relationships with stakeholders and keep their engagement for the long term? In this study workshop you will look at a range of engagement practices and frameworks with examples of participation centred on ethos of equity, care and empowerment to serve communities.

You will be led through a process of planning your engagement and participation approach, devising appropriate strategies that meet the values, creative and social mission and purpose of your organisation. You will explore what being a purpose-led organisation means from vision, strategy into an action plan.

Building Equitable Participation: A Durational Approach to Engagement
Study Day, 3 May, Museum of London

“The civic role of museums in the 21st century needs to be rooted in purpose and usefulness to social developments and social justice. I see museums as super connectors and super generators for positive social actions. When we choose to, we can ensure that everyone who engages with our organisation exchanges values, experiences growth – of ideas, relationships and meaning, wellbeing and belonging” — Thanh Sinden.

Workshop leader: Workshop leader Thanh Sinden is a talented strategic thinker and an independent consultant and coach in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, organisational development, community engagement and participation in the Arts and Cultural sector. Her work has taken her across the UK and internationally with groups and organisations to make change real. A collaborator, facilitator and enabler for change, Thanh works with compassion, encouragement, incisiveness and critical insight and has a strong track record of helping organisations build and grow teams and maximise social impact. Thanh works with teams to build vision and purpose in a strategic way to turn plans into actions for a more inclusive sector.

Study Day Format: Working in small groups with a welcoming and informal atmosphere, study day participants will benefit from expert guidance and support coupled with hands-on, practical sessions.

Tickets: Click ‘Select options’ below to reserve tickets. Book with colleagues for multiple delegate discounts — tickets available on a sliding scale from £137 per person. Book your ticket online below or email if you prefer to be invoiced.

Tickets are non-refundable but may be swapped between colleagues at the same organisation and between different study days (if places are available). If the workshop is postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions your ticket remains valid for the rescheduled date.

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