The members of the ‘Manchester Girls Work Network’ aim to be…
-CONNECTING with each other
-DEVELOPING, PROMOTING and COLLABORATING on projects
-SUPPORTING each other
-BUILDING UP A PICTURE of current girls work
-AGENDA SETTING and ADVOCATING so that girls work stays central to everyone’s agendas
-About young women/girls PARTICIPATION in their issues especially in planning
-REPRESENTATIVE of those involved in girls work and actively seeking young women workers and girls to have a voice with us.
-INSPIRING a current and new generation of young women to lead full, fun and meaningful lives
The group first met in April 2011. Since then we have delivered events and meet between 4 and 6 times a year to share practice and support one another.
-In 2012 we delivered the carnival of resilience and an event at the Whitworth Art gallery on 8th March 2012
– We delivered a conference in September 2013 called Adventure and Empowerment. See the photos here