A workshop for ourselves

From Community Narrations

Aims of the practice and description of participants

- Autobiograpihcal narrations.
- Integration/inclusion of foreign women in Rome.
- Personal Growth and personal development.
- Knowledge of migrant women's conditions.
- Encountering exchange activities between migrant and italian women.

Resources, Materials needed

In presence: Large room, chairs and tables, speakers for music, notebooks, pens, coloured pencils, markers, flipchart, video and voice recorder for oral narrations, hot water for break coffee and buiscuits, fresh/dried fruits.
Remote meeting:
- pc/tablet/phone
- zoom app
- internet connection
- pens and sheets
- skills in the use of Word programme


120 minutes for each 12 meetings (1 day).

Step-by-step - what has to be done?

Being sure that participants have and are able to use digital tools (devices and internet connection), verifing women's motivation to participate to this kind of workshop, proceeding gradually, preparing autobiographical cards, video-recording of the meetings and transcriptions the oral stories, preparing a book-collection of the stories and add images, stories can be told in italian or in migrant's mother tongue. Arrange one final meeting event during which will be necessary the presence of a translator.

Learning Outcomes - which skills are addressed?

Speaking, listening, writing, reading, using digital tools.

How do you check the outcomes are reached?

A final form to fill in which participants express their opinions and new learnings about encountering italian culture, participants number at the final event.