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Lethbridge to host Inclusion Conference 2016

‚ÄčThe Coalition of Municipalities Against Racism and Discrimination (CMARD), in collaboration with community partners and Beyond Your Front Door neighbourhood initiative, is hosting Inclusion Conference 2016: Building Inclusive Neighbourhoods in a Changing World, Oct 2-4, 2016 in Lethbridge .

Lethbridge is a leader in inclusive community work, and during this conference participants will have the opportunity to learn ways to build inclusive neighbourhoods in a changing world.

The Inclusion Conference will provide participants with an opportunity to hear and learn from community, citizen and municipal leaders, community planners and builders, academics and other passionate learners; and to attend learning sessions that will make topics real and personal. They will also hear from inspiring speakers, such as Ahmed Knowmatic on what it is to be a neighbour and Lethbridge's own Tanya Pace-Crosschild, on reconciling as a community.

To register, please visit www.uleth.ca/conference and select "Inclusion Conference" as your registration option. If you would like more information on the conference, please visit our Facebook Event Page at https://www.facebook.com/events/292772611112067/.

Media contacts:
Roy Pogorzelski, Inclusion Consultant, Community & Social Development
City of Lethbridge
403-320-4130 
roy.pogorzelski@lethbridge.ca

Jerry Firth, Neighbourhood Development Coordinator, Community & Social Development
City of Lethbridge
403-320-3167
jerry.firth@lethbridge.ca