At Changemaker Finland, you can find a way to work for global justice. You can get involved in the following ways, among other things. Current information about the upcoming events can be found in the calendar on the Finnish website.
Changemaker Weekend is held every year in spring and autumn, the place varies around Finland. The event includes trainings, workshops and a nice get-together. Changemaker Weekends are a great way to get to know the network, other volunteers and get ideas for local activities.
In the ABC Training on Advocacy, you will learn about different forms of advocacy, such as how to implement your own campaign, statement or petition, and how you can impact the global development issues from Finland.
Changemaker campaigns annually on current development issues. In its advocacy activities, the network addresses the structures that cause injustice, highlights the perspective of the global south and the most vulnerable people as well as the role of Finland in Solving global problems. Campaigns are planned and implemented by volunteers. Get involved in brainstorming the campaigns, organizing events and making advoacy visible in social media.
At Changemaker Evenings you can discuss current issues and become familiar with advocacy and development issues and themes that interest the volunteers. Changemaker Evenings are held regularly in Helsinki and, according to the enthusiasm of the volunteers, elsewhere in Finland. You can also organize a Changemaker Evening or other activities in your local community, for example by attending an local event and presenting a network campaign there.
In the Globalisti editorial group, you can be involved in making Changemaker’s own magazine and gain valuable experience in journalism and communication. Changemaker also organizes journalism trainings for the editorial group.