In This Great Turning

Event: In This Great Turning

Between 25 October and 1 November, GSE will be sending a team of 24 individuals to Rødvig, Denmark to be joined by teams from Germany, Austria, Romania, and Poland to gather and discuss the troubled times we find ourselves in.

Dates: 25 October – 1 November, 2019


In This Great Turning will be hosted by Business By Heart and will take place at the Rødvig Ferieby


Here is a partial list of the events we are likely to engage with during the event:

Welcome of the day – the words that come before all else
Intercultural session/othering/language/diversity
listening for meaning – time for people to share their stories about how it is to be here
working/being together groups – making bread/ Sauerkraut /lunch together, cleaning, poems, work on the land, looking after young ones, mandalas and more…
Nonviolence and food
Building a restorative system
Intro to NVC
Enemy images – identifying own triggers
DeEscalation and interrupting
Support support support – building networks
Diversity, power, privilege, decolonization
Grief as a skill
Understanding the role of trauma, especially inter-cultural and inter-generational trauma, in how we build our communities and society