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Despite much progress in recent years there are still many groups and communities that face ongoing discrimination on a daily basis. Focusing on four of these topics, this discussion event will feature four speakers sharing real life experiences of discrimination with a particular focus on language and its effects.
Attendees will then be invited to take part in 4 group conversations on each topic to provide an opportunity increase understanding of each other, examine the language we use and gain confidence around preferred language.
There will also be a session on sharing and learning ways we as individuals can tackle discrimination when we encounter it.
Tea, Coffee and Refreshments available throughout and a buffet lunch will be served from 12.30-13.00.
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