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Tackling Sectarianism CPD Training

The Tackling Sectarianism CPD training will provide youth workers with the tools they need to engage young people on the topic of sectarianism, prejudice and hate in Scotland.
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The role of Intangible Cultural Heritage and Community Cohesion in tackling racism, discrimination to inform a hate crime strategy

An in person discussion event as part of BEMIS Hate Crime Strategy Consultation events 8th December
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Re-forming the Curriculum

Education as part of tackling hate crime in Scotland. An online discussion event as part of BEMIS Hate Crime Strategy consultation events. 14th December
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Introduction to Racial Literacy

Multiple dates available. In partnership with Amina MWRC, An Introduction to Racial Literacy will help youth workers explore and understand the impact of dominant identities, how we react to things we don't know, barriers to participation for young people and looks at what actions they can take to become more inclusive in their work.
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respectme’s Change Maker Series, 'Body Image, Appearance and Bullying'

Wed, 1 Feb 2023, 16:00 GMT respectme’s new ‘Change Maker Series' launches early 2023 with three national conversation webinar events on the theme of ‘Inclusion & Diversity’ spotlighting protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010 and non-protected characteristics.
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EDI Community of Practice - Intersectionality & Human Rights

14th March - 13:00 - 16:30 The next EDI Community of Practice from YouthLink Scotland will focus on the topic of Intersectionality and Human Rights. It will be a space to hear about intersectional practice and look at how youth workers can work more intersectionally with a Human Rights based approach.
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A chalkboard background with a child's arm drawing a sun with a smiley face. Above this written in different coloured chalk is the word inclusion. Pieces of different coloured chalk are also scattered around.

Disability Equality Training for Youth Workers

Come along to this interactive session run by Glasgow Disability Alliance, a leading Disabled People’s Organisation (DPO). Broaden your knowledge and understanding of disability equality issues. Find out about the barriers faced by young disabled people and how you can play your part in preventing, reducing and mitigating these barriers.
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