Put Racism, Islamophobia and Discrimination to an End


Incidents of Islamophobia are on the rise worldwide. Join panelists and experts in the community to learn how to respond to incidents of discrimination, how to help yourself and others and learn what resources are available. Presented in partnership with OWNIT and Pluralism & Religious Diversity Week: March 23 – 28 .

Speakers :

  • Susan Barker: Vice-Provost Student Experience at University of Calgary.
  • Jim Foster: Acting Senior Legal Counsel to the Director Alberta Human Rights Commission – South.
  • Sabrina Afroz: Events and Education/Male Allies Co-Team Lead,Women’s Resource Centre at University of Calgary
  • Sohaib Abbas: Muslim Students’ Association at the University of Calgary
  • Constable Jerry Shannon: Calgary Police Service
  • Constable Hailey Bartlett: Calgary RCMP
  • Mahdi Qasqas: PhD Candidate at Faculty of Social Work and President of Own it Institute of Canada

Workshop Facilitator:   Rahamatullah Siddique

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