First in an ongoing lecture series, this session will explore what diversity, equity and inclusion really mean. Presented by Agapi Gessesse, Executive Director of CEE Centre for Young Black Professionals and 2020's list of top Black Women to Watch in Canada. Session is hosted live on Zoom. Register on Eventbrite.
Agapi Gessesse is a powerful, influential and fearless change-maker. Born and raised in Toronto by a refugee mother from Ethiopia, Agapi’s commitment to community development stems from her lived experience, which then propelled her to obtain her degree in Social Justice. Agapi has captivated audiences on local and national stages and conferences including the National Housing Conference, AFP, and Maytree’s Five Good Ideas. She speaks and writes on topics such as diversity and inclusion, workforce development and youth engagement. Agapi is on the Premier's Council on Equality of Opportunity. Agapi Gessesse is currently the Executive Director of CEE Centre for Young Black Professionals.
Our next session in the Reflecting on Racism & Discrimination Series will be Thursday March 25th at 7:00.