Discrimination happens to everyone. You can be a diversity champion by actively witnessing against discrimination, at that moment.
Prof. Ishu Ishiyama from UBC developed the Anti-discrimination First Aid to help empower individuals, groups, organizations to address discrimination in their communities. Click Anti-Discrimination Response for a quick overview on what it takes to stand up for your rights and rights of others through simple responses that make a huge difference.
Safeharbour places are temporary sanctuaries for people experiencing discrimination and needed a safe place to go. Places with Safeharbour decals are committed to
- Equitable Treatment for all
- Immediate Safe Place: preparing all staff to implement these commitments
- Prepared employees and worksites
For more information and resources about becoming a Safeharbour Workplace in Abbotsford, click here.