Algoma and North Bay Unintentional Racism - Managing a Diverse Workforce


Date and Time

Starts:02/15/2022 12:00 PM

Ends:02/15/2022 1:30 PM

Registration Closes:02/14/2022 8:00 AM

Event Type: Webinar

1.5 Hour(s)

Location:
ON24

Price:

Members Free / $5 Donation / Non-member $30

Availability

Additional Information

Event Sponsor


The impact of racism converges on workplace issues and litigation may arise in relation to an employer's behaviour and actions towards radicalized persons.

  • An employer's obligations in regards to managing a diverse workforce
  • Actions and behaviours exhibited by management that amount to damages when dealing with radicalized groups
  • Recent Court and tribunal hearings that held employers accountable for engaging in stereotyping and racial discrimination

AGENDA

Noon to 1:15 pm Presentation

Learning & Giving back! As suggested by HRPA members and as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility, HRPA has identified Indspire and Black Youth Helpline as recommended charities. Should you wish to support please select the $5 donation option upon checkout. Thank you!

Registration Difficulties or Questions? Please reach out to our Chapter Experience Coordinator, Tammy Williams

Speaker bio(s)
Sreya Roy

Sreya joined Bernardi Human Resource Law in 2017 with several years of experience providing both labour and employment law services. Her current practice areas include, HR advisory, litigation, training, and investigations. Since 2018, Sreya has been on the Board of Directors for Indus Community Services, a non-profit dedicated to the provision of culturally appropriate services to newcomers, families, women and seniors in the community. She is a co-chair of Indus’ Governance Committee. Prior to her legal career, Sreya worked with various non-profit organizations and provided anti-violence, anti-oppression, and inclusivity training. She spent six years working as an individual and group counsellor with a sexual assault support centre where she helped provide support to survivors of sexual violence, while promoting anti-oppression through training and education. Sreya was elected treasurer of the Windsor Law chapter of Women’s Legal Action and Education Fund (LEAF) and redesigned the “No Means No” program aimed to educate young adults about consent and sexual assault. Sreya’s background in social-justice and anti-oppression has tremendously influenced her goal to help create safe, healthy, yet efficient workplaces. Sreya is fluent in Bengali and has a working knowledge of Hindi.