Conversations on Anti-Racism


Conversations on Anti-Racism

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

Date Time Theme Speaker Moderator
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

Event Details


  • Mon, 14 Mar 2022, 9:30 am –
  • Fri, 18 Mar 2022