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    • Tuesday, February 01, 2022
    • Tuesday, February 08, 2022
    • 2 sessions
    • Zoom
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    Anti-Islamophobia Training Presented by the Coalition of Muslim Women of Kitchener Waterloo

     Tuesday, February 1, 2022 11:00 am-1:00 pm

    &

    Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 11:00 am-1:00 pm

    This program contains 2 hr 30 min EDI, 1 hr Professionalism, 30 min Substantive

    The Coalition of Muslim Women of KW’s Anti-Islamophobia training aims to provide organizations with knowledge, skills and resources to better serve their Muslim clients and staff. 

    This two-part online training will cover:

    1. Understanding Canadian Muslims and their Faith
    • Statistical Profile of Muslims in Canada and Waterloo Region
    • Introduction to religio-cultural practices within the Canadian Muslim communities relevant to an organizational setting

    2. Understanding Islamophobia

    • History and context of Islamophobia in Canada, how is it enabled and disseminated
    • Characteristics and manifestations of Islamophobia
    • Impact of Islamophobia on Muslim communities, particularly for women, youth

    3. Addressing Islamophobia at the Systemic, Institutional and Inter-personal levels

    • Understanding your responsibilities as an employer and service provider to establish and maintain a discrimination and harassment free workplace
    • Models and tools for institutions and individuals to address Islamophobia at all levels
    • Case scenarios on how to deal with Islamophobic incidents at work and institutional and interpersonal levels

    Cost: 
    WRLA Members - Free

    Non-WRLA Members - $50.00

    *Please note when registering for this workshop you will be registering for both days.

    The program includes a pre-workshop survey for attendees to complete. This survey will take 2-3 minutes to complete. To participate in the survey, please click here


    This organization has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by The Law Society of Ontario.

Past events

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 The Annotated Will 2022
Thursday, December 09, 2021 WRLA Holiday Open House
Wednesday, December 01, 2021 Centre for Mental Health Research and Treatment Presents Mental Health 101 for Legal Professionals
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Don’t Wait Until It’s Too Late. Prevent Mental Illness and Mental Health Stigma in Your Workplace Before it Happens
Tuesday, September 07, 2021 2021 Opening of the Courts
Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Waterloo Region Law Association Annual Golf Tournament
Monday, June 14, 2021 What Does a (New) Lawyer Need to Know About Running a Law Practice?
Tuesday, June 01, 2021 FEMPOWR Spring Program – Knowing your Value – Defining your Brand – Building your Voice
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 Mental Health for Legal Professionals Summit
Wednesday, March 03, 2021 Mental Health & Wellbeing in the Legal Profession
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 Parental Leaves in the Legal Profession
Monday, December 21, 2020 WRLA Virtual Holiday Social
Thursday, December 10, 2020 Sexual Violence and Gender Inequity in the Workplace (Free 2-Hour EDI Program)
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Negotiation, Reconciliation, Separation and/or Divorce: A Roadmap to Efficient Alternatives
Saturday, November 07, 2020 How to Get Paid and Collect Your Fees Without Breaking the LSO's Rules
Tuesday, October 06, 2020 A Discussion on COVID-19's Unique Impact on Women in the Legal Profession
Thursday, September 24, 2020 FLOWR Meeting
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Opening of the Courts & Presentation of the Coulter Osborne Award
Monday, August 24, 2020 CaseLines Webinar
Saturday, August 22, 2020 How to Build a Dominant Web Presence Without Breaking the LSO Rules
Friday, May 08, 2020 FLOWR Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, April 07, 2020 Annual General Meeting

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