UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

When:
21 March 2019 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 pm
2019-03-21T08:30:00-04:00
2019-03-21T23:00:00-04:00
Where:
Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
200 King Street West
Kitchener, Ontario
Canada
Contact:

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Join us for CROSS CULTURES magazine’s

18th annual commemoration of the

UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

for the entire Waterloo Region

Open to everyone!

at Kitchener City Hall

  • we start with indigenous prayer, O Canada and greetings from dignitaries
  • morning – focus on students from public, Catholic and private schools
  • afternoon – open interactive roundtable and panel discussions, documentaries
    • the meaning of being indigenous to a land
    • what is race? why racism?
    • youth identity
    • open for more suggestions and speakers
  • evening – peace concert and arts and culture extravaganza

Open invitation to all artists . . . music, drama, spoken word / poetry, dance, visual … and crafts, fashion show ???

Full details at 2019 U N International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination – Cross Cultures

CROSS CULTURES has been working on a MUTUAL RESPECT campaign

and last year we unveiled the prototype for what we hope will be completed by March 21st for a monument to be placed at the clock tower entrance of Victoria Park ..

This event is always a work in progress, and we would love to hear from you !

Gehan


Gehan D. Sabry
Editor / Publisher
Cross Cultures magazine (since 1991)
POB 20002 Kitchener ON N2P 2B4
email: crosscultures@bellnet.ca
www.crosscultures.ca

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