Race is considered a taboo topic in Canadian workplaces. This reality stems from the fact that people are often fearful of using incorrect terminology or remain unfamiliar with the issues faced by racialized colleagues. This series of Community of Practice Events aims to break the silence around the topic of race in the workplace. Conversation for this session will be grounded in theory and the latest research on race. Participants will gain a meaningful understanding of key concepts and will leave with practical tools to make their workplace more inclusive.
At this event, we’ll discuss:
Who should attend:
This event is for leaders, managers, or designated employees involved or interested in the planning and executing of diversity and equity strategies that may pertain to racial understanding and integration in the workplace.
Registration for this event is now closed.
For members of the law societies of Alberta, Manitoba, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, and the Yukon: this program may qualify for credit in the area of Practice Management as part of your mandatory annual Continuing Professional Development, as required by your Law Society. To learn more, click on the link to your province above or contact your local Law Society.
Nova Scotia Community College
Institute of Technology Campus, 5685 Leeds Street, Room B272