Participatory GRG: Looking forward to welcoming everyone at the end of the month for our away wknd w/ @participlab . #PAR #participatorymethods #collaboration
Participatory GRG: Want to be involved in PyGyRG? We are looking for a new chair. https://t.co/mb3h08W32y #participatory #geography @RGS_IBG #PAR
Participatory GRG: New Blog from Ana on @RGSmidterm2017 @PGF_RGSIBG https://t.co/WqlLTWRBhC #phdchat #phdlife #participatory Want to b… https://t.co/BVGJWvUv0K
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A message from PyGyRg Chair Prof Jenny Pickerill. Dear all My tenure as Chair of the RGS Participatory Geographies Research Group ends at the end of August this year. Unfortunately as much as I have loved the role I am … Continue reading
Each year PYGYRG are allocated 6 days worth of free passes to the RGS-IBG Annual Conference. These are available to non-academics (activists, research partners etc) who wish to participate in a session but do not have access to funding to register … Continue reading
The Committee of the Participatory Geographies Research Group (PyGyRg) would like to invite proposals for sessions to be sponsored by the PyGyRg at the 2017 Annual Conference of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) (RGS-IBG). The RGS-IBG Annual International Conference … Continue reading
Join us for the 7th Season of Critical PAR Institutes! The Critical Participatory Action Research Institute is designed to introduce the theory, methods, and ethics of critical participatory action research (PAR) to graduate students, faculty, and members of community based organizations. … Continue reading
The Centre for Social Justice and Community Action is holding a one-day workshop , funded by a small grant from the Wolfson Research Institute, New Directions in Participatory Research Ethics: perspectives from the UK and USA, on Friday 8 July 2016, 10.30 – 16.00, … Continue reading
We would like to invite you to the annual Participatory Geographies weekend away. 27th to 30th May 2016 New Lanark, near Glasgow, Scotland The annual weekend away is an informal meeting of anyone interested in participatory geographies – methods, tools … Continue reading
Great news: We have been awarded two small grants from the RGS towards bursaries for our away weekend (May 2016) and a co-sponsored ‘A Gentle Alertness to Geographies of (In)Justices & Activism(s) & Responsibilities’ Seminar Series (2016).
By Valetine Seymour [Image by Jenny Pickerill] This year, I was fortunate to join the Participatory Geographies Research Group’s weekend away which was set in the beautiful surroundings of Hathersage, in the heart of the Peak District. The workshop was co-organised by … Continue reading
In February we held a couple of events, one in Sheffield and one in London as informal introductions to the Participatory Geographies Research Group. They were well attended and enjoyable events. We had two keynote speakers – Kye Askins (Glasgow) … Continue reading
An interesting one-day workshop at the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice, University of Nottingham on Going Beyond Academia.