THRIVE: Our Voices Rising Forum

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 29/11/2014
9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Location
Metro Hall

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Join THRIVE on Saturday November 29, to LEARN, DISCUSS and ADDRESS the various ways gendered violence impacts our lives and the ways we can resist. LEARN about the work of different groups who are engaged in resisting colonization, racism, environmental degradation, etc. ENGAGE in discussion circles, tool building and different well-being activities. And CONNECT with other community members and people working towards positive change.

Use Twitter hashtag: #ThriveTO14

FREE EVENT – FOOD – ASL – NOTE-TAKING – CHILDMINDING – GENDER NEUTRAL WASHROOMS
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS – WORKSHOPS – DISCUSSIONS

Event starts at 10:00 AM and goes to 3:00 PM (registration begins at 9:30 AM).

Register by November 21: online via Survey Monkey | email thrive@metrac.org

Keynotes:

  • Stopping the Violence: It Starts With Us (Sheryl Lindsay, No More Silence)
  • Anti-Black Racism

Workshops:

  • Prison Industrial Complex (Najla Edwards, PASAN)
  • Environmental Violence is Reproductive Justice Issue (The Native Youth Sexual Health Network)
  • Gender and Housing
  • And more

More information: email thrive@metrac.org | phone 416-392-3031

Download:
Event poster (55 KB, PDF)

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