My Mission: Why Politics? Webinar 1
Jan
26
12:30 PM12:30

My Mission: Why Politics? Webinar 1

The first of 4 webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series. This is a digital surgery around the theme My Mission: Why Politics?

Gillian Martin, the SNP’s Member of Scottish Parliament (MSP) for Aberdeenshire East and Rachel Varley, Conservative Councillor for Bingley Town Council will share their experiences of getting into politics in an insightful discussion facilitated by members of The Parliament Project. The audience will have the opportunity to ask their own questions of the panel. BOOK

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Exploring your political pathway: Aberdeen
Feb
20
6:30 PM18:30

Exploring your political pathway: Aberdeen

Our first event in Aberdeen! Come along to this workshop to demystify the process of getting into politics. We will explore the stages involved in getting elected; joining a party, becoming an activist, through to selection and election and explore how women can best prepare for this role. Our guest speaker will share why she wanted to get invovled in politics and what it took to get there. TICKETS

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Where & When to Run? Webinar 2
Mar
2
12:30 PM12:30

Where & When to Run? Webinar 2

The second of 4 webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series. This is a digital surgery around the theme Where & When to Run? Conservative Councillor Donna Jones, Leader of Portsmouth City Council will share her experience of how she decided to run in an insightful discussion facilitated by members of The Parliament Project. The audience will have the opportunity to ask their own questions of the panel. A second speaker will be added to the panel shortly. BOOK

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Building a Team - Webinar 3
Apr
20
12:30 PM12:30

Building a Team - Webinar 3

The third of 4 webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series. This is a digital surgery around the theme Building a Team. Claire Miller Scottish Greens Councillor for Edinburgh City Centre will share her experiences of working with others to achieve her political goals in a discussion facilitated by members of The Parliament Project. The audience will have the opportunity to ask their own questions of the panel. A second speaker will be added to the panel shortly. BOOK

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Public Presence & Resilience - Webinar 4
May
18
12:30 PM12:30

Public Presence & Resilience - Webinar 4

The final of 4 webinars in our Get Ready to Stand! series. This is a digital surgery around the theme Public Presence & Resilience. Seyi AkiwowoLabour Councillor for Newham and Founder of Glitch!UK will share her experiences of stepping in to the public eye and the challenges that presents in an insightful discussion facilitated by members of The Parliament Project. The audience will have the opportunity to ask their own questions of the panel. A second speaker will be added to the panel shortly. BOOK

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Getting Selected – a landmark for women’s rights
Nov
17
4:00 PM16:00

Getting Selected – a landmark for women’s rights

We are delighted to be part of the University of Lincoln 'Getting Selected' roundtable discussion. Participants include Lesley Abdela; Sarah Childs, Professor of Politics and Gender at Birkbeck, University of London; playwright Hannah Davies; local MP and former city councillor Karen Lee; Dolly Theis from the 50:50 Parliament; and Nicola Waterworth from The Parliament Project which empowers women to run for political office.

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Explore Your Political Pathway: Liverpool
Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Explore Your Political Pathway: Liverpool

Organised with the support of The Women's Organisation, come to this event to be inspired by others and take your first steps. We will be joined by Wirral South MP Alison McGovern and Liverpool City Region Mayoral candidate Tabitha Morton, who will share how they got involved in politics and the workshop will be facilitated by Parliament Project leads for the North. TICKETS

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