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Jewish Community Organizing


Charlotte Fischer, Citizens UK

When: Monday, October 19 at 18:00-19:30
Where: Paideia, Nybrogatan 21, 2 tr

A talk on how to build teams in Jewish communities to get things to happen.
What are the methods to increase participation, build leadership and engage volunteers.
Here you can see an example from Citizens UK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddBjb-xRPOk

Charlotte Fischer works for Citizens UK as the Community Organiser for the Jewish community. Charlotte grew up in south east London and read history and politics at Oxford. She studied Arabic in Damascus and then worked in political mediation in Geneva before changing track to work in conflict history in Cyprus, Spain, Northern Ireland and South Africa. A dual national, she spent two years in South Africa, co-authoring a book on the history of South African education and as the executive director of the South African Religious Action Centre, where she organised to take on a ban put on Jewish women singing. In 2014 she won the Annemarie Schimmel Award at the Muslim News Awards for her work with synagogues and the Somali Bravanese Welfare Association after their building was burnt down in an arson attack, and in 2015 she was ranked 28 for the Jewish News\’ \’40 Jews under 40\’

 

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