Coming to Terms with Uncertainty — Experimenting with Creating Webs of Safety and Care

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This blog post speaks about how tools that we developed for our ‘Enabling Defenders’ programme took a life of its own when activists and networks devised varied uses for it, rooted in their own specific contexts.

The building of webs, an emergent learning experiment

A circle showing four colourful, patterned patches and human figures. The central circle’s headline says ‘Safety and Care’.

From constructing the programme to pilot-testing

Adapting our tools for consciousness-raising

Our tools as a reflection guide for movement-building

Sense-making and embracing the unknown

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