Taiwan Advocacy Workshop in Seattle

Come learn and discuss how to effectively advocate for Taiwan: “2011 Seattle Regional Advocacy Workshop”

Date: Saturday, May 21, 2011
Time: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Seattle Taiwanese Christian Church
Address: 5019 Keystone Place N., Seattle, WA

More information can be found on FAPA YPG website:

Please go to the FAPA YPG website and fill out the registration form. For more information, please contact:
George Yeh: ghyeh@yahoo.com
Eileen Lin: elin@ypg.fapa.org

Program: (subjective to change)

09:30 am – Registration
10:00 am – Icebreaker
10:30 am – Opening & Introduction
10:50 am – Guest Speaker: Lily Hsueh
11:50 am – Lunch
01:00 pm – ABCs of Grassroots Advocacy
01:40 pm – Movie
02:10 pm – Issues of Concern
03:20 pm – Break
03:30 pm – Mock Congressional Visits
04:20 pm – Discussion: Outreach to American mainstream society
04:50 pm – Conclusion

Come learn and discuss how to effectively advocate for Taiwan. Starting can be as simple as telling the people you meet how good Taiwanese food is! Learn the ABCs of both grassroots advocacy and how to express yourself effectively to Members of Congress. You will also gain knowledge on issues relevant to the Taiwan-U.S.-China triangular relationship, including some of the history and politics that affect current cross-strait relations. Don’t miss the chance to network with other supporters, and discuss how to protect the Taiwanese right to self-determination as laid out in the United Nations Charter on Human Rights.

Sign up by Sunday May 15 to reserve one of the limited 50 seats available. Taiwanese-style lunch box included. This workshop is free of charge. Take this opportunity to make a difference for Taiwan.

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