Training

10 October 2019

Training VI: Say YES to consent

Discussions, presentations, and practical exercises on the art of consent

The sixth training as part of the Trainings for the Not-Yet is with Laced-Up Project, and takes place on Thursday 10 October. It is a training that consists of discussions, presentations, and practical exercises on the art of consent. 

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The topic of consent has emerged strongly into public awareness thanks to the #metoo and other feminist movements. As consent has gained fresh prominence, it has perhaps moved away from a “no means no” to a “yes means yes” model. However, it is still unclear for many people how to constructively incorporate active consent into daily life, with fear that it will involve endless, business-like negotiations. But there are ways of doing so that are both practical and fun. This training explores and applies consent theory, and engages in discussions and practical exercises aimed at figuring out what works for the individual participants’ needs. Even with consent, there is no such thing as the right way; but there is a right way for you-in both your private and public lives.

When: 10 October 2019 (Thursday)                                          
One day only, 14-18 hrs.

Participation: 
This is a one-day training.                                      
Language: English

Tickets:
€6 normal/€3 student discount.
NOTE: This training does not include a meal at the Basic Activist Kitchen. Also, please note that this training takes place parallel to that of Chloë Bass – Each Step Yields Depth, so it is not possible to take part in both. Book your tickets via Eventbrite.

Free places:
For each training, BAK provides a few free places for those who would otherwise not be able to attend. To apply, please send a short explanation (max. 120 words) to [email protected], at least four days prior to the training. (First come, first serve).

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