GTM understanding of Participation
Participation is about members of the Traveller community taking part in decision-making that impacts on them, and about having access to supports to exercise this power, and also about being aware of and owning their own individual and collective power.
GTM Strategic Objective - Participation
GTM will enable a Traveller voice in the exercise of power and decision-making.
Promoting active liberty does not mean allowin g the majority to run roughshod over minorities. It calls for taking special care that all groups have a chance to fully participate in society and the political process.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
GTM’s work is motivated and guided by the following five values: