How to Lobby an MP

Taught by Olivia Chow

learn how to:


Clarify the goal you want to accomplish in your lobbying efforts.
Contact your MP and get a response and a meeting.
Prep for the meeting, who and what to bring. Define what is an effective “ask”.
Conduct the meeting and follow up.
The hour long webinar will feature a lecture, a demonstration and a Q&A session.

For over thirty years, Olivia Chow has been an effective and well-known public figure, serving in Toronto’s municipal politics and on the national stage as a Canadian Member of Parliament. In 2015, Olivia Chow joined Ryerson University and established the Institute for Change Leaders (changeleaders.ca) Since then, Olivia and her team of 30+ trainers have taught community and political organizing to over 4000 organizers.
Olivia also wrote the best selling memoir “My Journey”, published in 2014.

 

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WHERE: Toronto, ON

 

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COST: $

About the trainer

Olivia Chow

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Agenda


10:00 - Lecture: Introduction to Organizing
10:10 - Partner Activity: Organizing Sentence

The Institute for Change Leaders is brought to you by Ryerson University
and the generous support from USW, UNIFOR, CUPE and Birchhill Equity.

  • Ryerson University
  • USW
  • Unifor
  • CUPE