Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo

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Meeting History

Jun 24, 2020 1:30 PM  Regional Advisory Committee on Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (RACIDE) Meeting

Krystell O'Hara, gave an update on The Coordinated Community Response to Hate Incidents. She reported that although there is still work to be done, Administration has assisted with community consultation regarding language and images to be used.

Chair Jason Beck enquired about the Travelling Storytelling Art Exhibit "I See You: Sawubona" and noted that this would be an opportune time to release the videos from this exhibit. Administration indicated that the Exhibit is currently in Medicine Hat, Alberta and has been requested by Red Deer, Alberta next. Administration will work with the Communications Department to explore having the videos uploaded to social media.

Action Item

Administration committed to working with Communications Department to re-upload the "I See You: Sawubona" Art Exhibit videos to social media.

Mitchel Bower updated that Pride YMM is wrapping up their Pride Month Events, with the "Show Your Pride" contest concluding at the end of the month. Friday, June 25, 2020 is the Alberta-wide Queer Prom.