Race & Discrimination Presentation

This presentation explores how race has become a social construct to the benefit of some. It addresses the economic and social values derived from historical structures and practices such as slavery. The presentation introduces different types of racism and how to best combat them. It shows how we can create safe and just environments by having more cultural knowledge of the people working in our organizations.

Leaning Outcomes

At the end of this lecture, learners will be able to

  • Reflect critically on what they know about race and where it comes from.
  • Recognize that nothing comes from a vacuum and that people can make changes when they learn the history.
  • Identify values and practices that can create a safe and just  environment in their organizations.

Facilitator: Silvia Mangue Alene
Duration: 1 hour
Fee: $20 CAD per person
Currently given only online