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Events during May 2017

Reporting Poverty conference 2017

09:45 - 16:00

Friday 5th May 2017

Liverpool John Moores University, Screen School, Brownlow Hill Liverpool L3 5UG

Conference looking at how poverty is reported internationally,including NUJ film.

NUJ reps' training Stage 2. London, May 2017

Day one: 10.00- 17.00
Day two: 10.00-14.00

Thursday 11th to Friday 12th May 2017

Headland House, 72 Acton Street, London WC1X 9NB

This course is aimed at reps who have completed Stage 1

This event is for NUJ members only. Please consider joining the NUJ if you would like to attend this event.

The Convention on Brexit and the Political Crash

9.00- 17.30

Friday 12th to Saturday 13th May 2017

Central Hall Westminster, Storey's Gate, Westminster, London SW1H 9NH

The Convention is the first large-scale event to offer organisations and individuals the chance to hear and take part in crucial debates about the United Kingdom’s future and the populist insurgencies that are sweeping Western democracies.

Price:Discount available with code NUJCODE

Tags: , brexit, populism, debate

NUJ reps' training Stage 3. Manchester, May 2017

Day One: 18.00-21.00
Day Two: 10.00-15.00

Friday 12th to Saturday 13th May 2017

NUJ Suite 12a 111 Piccadilly Manchester M1 2HY

This is the last stage of the programme and is aimed at reps who have done Stages 1 and 2.

This event is for NUJ members only. Please consider joining the NUJ if you would like to attend this event.

Comedy and music night - Manchester Exiled Journalists fundraising gig

19:30 till midnight

Saturday 13th May 2017

The Waldorf, 12 Gore Street, Manchester M1 3AQ

Benefit gig for the Exiled Journalists Network with music, comedy and excellent raffle prizes. Kirsty McGee – The Quiet One – Weimar – Trev Meaney – Genevieve Walsh – and others…supporting journalists and defending journalism.

Price:£5 regular-waged, £3 low-waged, £10 solidarity ticket

NUJ Video for Journalism: shooting and editing footage, May 2017

THIS COURSE HAS HAD TO BE CANCELLED LOOK OUT FOR NEW DATES LATER THIS YEAR

Monday 15th to Wednesday 17th May 2017

Headland House, 72 Acton Street, London WC1X 9NB

This three-day course is aimed at beginners.

Price:All NUJ Members: £550 Non-members: £750

Training on how to use the Freedom of Information Act

Registration 9:45, course 10:00-17:00

Monday 22nd May 2017

Free Word Centre, 60 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3GA

Do you want to learn how to use the Freedom of Information Act? Are you already using the Act, but want to know more about how key provisions are being interpreted?

Price:Standard rate: £90. Concession for unaffiliated individuals, freelance journalists, small NGOs with 4 staff or less: £45

Derry North West Ireland branch meeting and vigil for Raif Badawi

Vigil for Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, 18.00,Guildhall Square, Derry.
Branch meeting 18.30

Thursday 25th May 2017

Central Library, Foyle St, Derry

Short picket in protest at Saudi government flogging and imprisoning blogger Raif Badawi, followed by monthly branch meeting.