- An estimated 250 newcomers arrive in Manitoba each week. Tap into the skills of newcomers and ensure your organization and community attract and retain the best talent!
Participants in this workshop will examine cultural assumptions, beliefs, values, expectations, and their effects on organizations and communities
This workshop will also help you:
*Increase knowledge of current immigration trends in Manitoba
*Identify the source of one’s own cultural programming
*Examine one’s personal values and assumptions and how they relate to culture
Who should attend?
Anyone interested in increasing their knlowledge and capacity to work in culturaly diverse environments.
Wednesday, April 18th, 2012
6:30pm - 9:00pm
Neepawa Resource Centre, 290 Davidson Street
Fee: *$25 (includes materials and food)
Marian Hijkoop coordinates the Neepawa & Area Immigrant Settlement Services office. Marian has given courses on cultural diversity, violence and abuse prevention, body image and self-esteem, and disaster management. Marian also has seven years experience as a trainer for the Red Cross RespectED program.
Volunteer Manitoba has been graciously provided funding from Manitoba Community Services Council for this workshop.
Delores Jansen, Registration Coordinator
phone: 204.477.5180 ext 221 (toll free) 888.922.4545
Cancellation and final registration date: 7 days prior