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Here, you will find articles, reports and videos provided by our partners to help illustrate the various forms of anti-Black racism experiences in Canada and what is being done to move from racism to inclusion and actions.

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Canadian universities aim to tackle anti-Black racism

Canadian universities aim to tackle anti-Black racism

CBC News aired this segment with Professor Barrington Walker of Wilfrid Laurier University.

The National Dialogues and Action for Inclusive Higher Education and Communities on CBC The National

The National Dialogues and Action on CBC The National

The segment aired on Thursday, October 1, after the first day of sessions concluded.

National Dialogues and Action for Inclusive Higher Education and Communities - October 1-2, 2020

Introducing the National Dialogues and Action

Wisdom Tettey, Vice-President, University of Toronto and Principal, University of Toronto Scarborough introduces the National Dialogues.

Black Mentorship Initiative

Black Mentorship Initiative at Centennial College

In December 2019, Centennial College proudly launched the Black Mentorship Initiative to support Centennial College students from our diverse Black communities to successfully transition into gainful employment, enhance their career potential, and help to identify possible career paths.

Melanie

Melanie describes anti-Black racism in Toronto

Melanie, staff from the University of Toronto Scarborough, describes what anti-Black racism means to her.

Modele

Modele describes anti-Black racism in Toronto

Modele, a U of T alum, describes what anti-Black racism means to him.

Gervan Fearon on Anti-Black Racism

Brock University President Gervan Fearon on Anti-Black Racism

Gervan Fearon, President of Brock University, talks about his earlier personal experience with anti-Black racism.

Gervan Fearon on Anti-Black Racism

Brock University President Gervan Fearon on Anti-Black Racism

Gervan Fearon, President of Brock University, talks about the implications for Canada if we fail to have an inclusive society.

Introducing the BIPOC Varsity Association

Introducing the BIPOC Varsity Association

The purpose of BIPOC Varsity Association (BVA) is to ensure equity, diversity and inclusion in the University of Toronto Varsity program.

Different together: Can we make it happen?

Different together: Can we make it happen?

On June 11th, 2020 the UBC community joined together for a conversation inspired by the global anti-racism protests and BC’s #DifferentTogether pledge.