Category Archives: Leadership Retreat

Pump up the volume!

The January 2010 UpRising learning session was all about how to ‘pump up the volume’ through the media. During the session practitioners ran workshops on how to get a message across through the through the press, broadcast and online media. Channel 4 presenter Keme Nzerem ran a workshop with UpRisers on how to take part […]

UpRisers explore East End issues at Roffey Park

Young people aged 19-25 from the UpRising leadership programme took part in a leadership retreat at Roffey Park at which they presented on the issues they feel are affecting the East End. The UpRisers worked in teams to give presentations on topics including: regeneration of the Regents Canal in Tower Hamlets, immigration, the importance of […]

UpRisers build personal effectiveness at Roffey Park

Young people aged 19-25 from the UpRising leadership programme took part in a leadership retreat at the Roffey Park Institute to build their personal effectiveness. They worked with Roffey Park consultants Sue Belgrave and Alex Swarbrick along with Nick Buttle and Helena Green. The training, worth over £20,000, was provided free to UpRisers as part of […]