Walk Guide for Share the Journey

Objective: Show your solidarity with migrants by organizing a walk in support of Pope Francis’s global Share the Journey campaign – create your banners and get walking!
Duration: 30-90 minutes
19-thinkfast_stjwalkguide.pdf

The KAIROS Blanket Exercise

Objective: To understand the relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada in historical and contemporary contexts and inspire action for reconciliation.
Duration: 90-120 minutes
17-thinkfast_kairosblanketexercise.pdf

The Small Family Farming Challenge

Objective: Understand the role of small family farmers in feeding the world’s population.
Duration: 60-90 minutes
17-thinkfast_familyfarmingchallenge.pdf

The Candy Currency Game

Objective: To illustrate charity and justice responses to poverty and inequality.
Duration: 15 minutes
17-thinkfast_candycurrency.pdf

On the Move: A Refugee Simulation Activity

Objective: To help participants appreciate the struggles a refugee family may experience in their journey to safety, and better empathise with the situation of refugees.
Duration: 50 minutes
19-thinkfast_on_the_move.pdf

Climate Balloons

Objective: To critically analyze the local human causes of climate change and the negative global impacts.
Duration: 45-60 minutes
16-thinkfast_climateballoons_0.pdf

Taste Test: Food

Objective: Demystify the source of food.
Duration: 25-30 minutes
tastetest-food.pdf

Food Art Game

Objective: To have participants conceptualize their understanding of the issue of food sovereignty through art, which can help raise awareness of the issues in the larger community.
Duration: 1-2 hours
15_foodart-thinkfast.pdf

A Walk for Water

Objective: Learn about the issue of water commodification and related Indigenous faith perspectives
Duration: 2 – 2 ½ hours
18-thinkfast_walkforwater.pdf

U Munt: Water Simulation Game

Objective: Learn about water scarcity in the Global South and the threat of privatization; Develop ideas and take action in response to new information
Duration: 60-90 minutes
18-thinkfast_umunt_0.pdf