A week of meaningful dialogue to amplify diverse voices and inspire better allyship.
Four Local Immigration Partnerships have come together to host a series of conversations to inspire meaningful dialogue on anti-racism. Each event will feature a guest speaker and time for questions and answers overseen by a moderator. These events are free and open to all community members.
Calendar of Events
|Monday, March 14||9:15–11:30 am*||Indigenous Cultural Safety||Len Pierre, Katzie Nation||Charlene Seward, Facilitator & community engagement expert|
|Tuesday March 15||9:30–11:30 am||Importance of Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice from a Systems Change Lens||andace Knoll, Member of USW 1944 and of the New Westminster & District Labour Council||Navreen Gill, Co-Chair BIPT/Burnaby LIP|
|Wednesday, March 16||11 am –1 pm||Zero Racism, Zero Oppression||Yara Younis, Project Manager, SFU RADIUS Refugee Livelihood Lab|
|Thursday, March 17||9:30–11:00 am||White Fragility and White Moderacy||Dr. Robin DiAngelo, author of White Fragility, and Dr. June Francis, Special Advisor to SFU President on Anti-Racism|
|Thursday, March 17||11:10–12:30 pm||Anti-Racism Programs and Projects||Sangeeta Subramanian, Chetana Consulting|
|Friday, March 18||9:30–11:30 am||Anti-Racism from the Leaders of Christianism, Buddhism and Islam||Tariq Tyab and Yusuf Siraj, of Foundation for a Path Forward|
To register, please click here.
Presented by: North Shore LIP, Tri-Cities LIP, Burnaby LIP, Surrey LIP