Celebrating Diversity

Regional Inclusion Coalition Meeting

We are excited to confirm the details for this, our 1st Rural South Central Alberta Regional Inclusion Coalition Meeting on April 28, 2017.

The day we have planned includes a Coalition meeting in the morning and a presentation on ‘Understanding Islamophobia in Canada’ in the  afternoon (please see the detailed agenda below).

Please join us in this important conversation to make our region a Welcoming and Inclusive one and fight against racism and discrimination.

9:45 -10:00       Registration  
10:00-10:15      Welcoming
10:15-10:35      Forming and norming our coalition-Setting our collective expectations
10:35-11:15      Round table updates
11:15-12:00      Understanding racism –A video presentation and open discussion
12:00-1:00        Lunch (provided)
1:00-3:00          Understanding Islamophobia – Guest Speaker
3:00-3:10          Evaluation
3:10-3:30          Networking and Closing

Please feel free to share this invitation with your colleagues and networks. An RSVP is required by April 26, 2017, to attend as we are providing lunch (if you have any special dietary requirements, please advise us in your RSVP). Please visit www.chestermere.ca/celebratingdiversity for more information and updates.

Venue: Chestermere City Hall, 105 Marina Road, Chestermere AB T1X 1V7

RSVP: smamun@chestermere.ca or 403 207 7046

Diversity Calendar

We are currently developing the Diversity Calendar, populated by dates declared by United Nations and other national and internationally recognized days. If you find a date that is important to you missing, please contact Sumon Mamun at smamun@chestermere.ca with a short description of that day.  

More Information

If you have any comments or questions, please contact us at 403-207-7046 or email.