This Assembly will celebrate the 10th anniversary of Citizens:mk and inaugurate Thames Valley Citizens.
If you would like to watch the Assembly live, please tune into one of these livestreams:
- Bring key leaders from MK, Reading and Oxford together to develop an action together as part of Thames Valley Citizens;
- Enable civil society institutions across the Thames Valley to reflect together on the challenges they face because of Covid-19, encourage solidarity, and begin to envision what a more just post-Covid Thames Valley could look like;
- Celebrate the contribution made by local government, NHS, police and emergency services, listen to the Covid-related challenges they face now and in the future, offer the support of civil society, and seek their support to make the Thames Valley a more just place post-Covid.
ACT ONE: Facing the Challenge of Covid-19 in the Thames Valley: Listening and Recognition
- Zoom 121s: how has Covid-19 affected you, your institution, and your local community?
- Roll call of institutions
- Listening to leaders from frontline organisations
- Recognition of Covid-19 heroes
ACT TWO: Bouncing Back Better Post-Covid-19: Envisioning a More Just Thames Valley
- Celebrating Citizens:mk’s 10th birthday
- Mini house meetings: what injustices and inequalities has Covid-19 created/revealed/exacerbated in the Thames Valley? What do we want Thames Valley to be like post-Covid? How can we make it more just?
ACT THREE: Working Together for the Common Good: Acting Now to Improve the Lives of the People of the Thames Valley
- Testimony and presenting our key asks to power holders.
- Death registration
- A Real Living Wage for key workers
- Fight Against Hate
- Climate Change.
End (8.30 pm)
If you would like to watch the Assembly live on Thursday 6.30-8.30pm, please tune into one of the livestream broadcasts below: