Cultural Competency Workshop for Individuals and groups involved in settling Syrian refugees.

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Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion (HCCI), in collaboration with Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council (HIPC) and Wesley Urban Ministries, is happy to offer this Cultural Competency Workshop to individuals and groups that are involved in welcoming and settling Syrian refugees in Hamilton. This 2.5 hours workshop is focused on developing cross-cultural communications skills, respecting differences and recognizing unconscious bias.

Topics to be covered are: • Becoming aware of your own culture as a first step in learning about other people's culture. • Building relationships with people from many different cultures • Privilege, bias and being an ally • Cross-cultural communication and cultural solidarity

When: Monday, December 5, 2016 from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where: Wesley Urban Ministries , 52 Catharine Street North

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Contact one of the following contacts to get the password to access the event page:

Yohana Otite- or call 905 297 4694 x 202 Rita Balla- or call 289-389-8739 ex 305 Naomi Ahmad- or Call 905 546-2424 x 4244


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