Being Palestinian

Idris-ElbakriBeing Palestinian.

We are thrilled to have Dr. Idris Elbakri, past president of the Manitoba Islamic Association, become our first return speaker. He will speak about the experience growing up Palestinian and the state of affairs between Palestine and Israel today.

Joining Dr. Elbakri are special guests from Mennonite Central Committee including executive director Darryl Loewen and Joanna Hiebert Bergen MCC Representative for Palestine/Israel who will speak about her work and experience with Palestine and Israel.

WHEN:    January 24 at 7 pm.
WHERE: Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre, Aquasaur Theatre

Immigrants & Refugees: The Impact

Diversitas Presents three Amazing Speakers. One hot topic.

(L to R) Dorota Blumczynska, Executive Director, Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba (IRCOM); Abdikheir Ahmed, Director, Immigration Partnership Winnipeg (IPW); Dr. Shauna Labman, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

The FREE event will be held at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre’s Aquasaur Theatre with an opportunity for Q&A afterward. All welcome.

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