Webinar: Fighting Racism and Discrimination in our Society

Wednesday, December 15, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m

Zoom

As part of International Human Rights Day, this webinar will be presented at 6:30 p.m. on Zoom on Wednesday, December 15 and will feature a panel discussion followed by a questions and answers session on issues of racism and discrimination. Panelists will be invited to discuss the following topics:

  • How do we ensure that those responsible for managing departments, businesses or organizations are a true reflection of the communities they serve?  
  • What do you think a workplace free of racism and discrimination should look like? 
  • How should workers and managers in these workplaces react when they experience or witnesses overt aggressions or microaggressions?

 Panelists 

  • Jan Simpson, National President of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers, the first Black woman to lead this great national union; 
  • Courtney Betty, lawyer, president of Betty Law and legal representative of a collective of Black employees in the Public Service of Canada. 

The webinar will last approximately 2 hours

Open to all PSAC members and to the general public. 

https://ca01web.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5Mtfumtrj4pHNXMZKeV7of33gPpq4Q1gn71

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Please note that Mariam Abou-Dib will not be able to participate in the webinar, as previously stated.