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  • If you’re looking for events to help you connect with or learn from others, it’s what we do best!

    There is always something happening at one our 90 local Chambers of Commerce in Atlantic Canada. Check out what’s happening this month on our event calendar below.

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    Si vous cherchez des événements pour vous aider à établir des liens avec les autres ou à apprendre d'eux, c'est ce que nous faisons le mieux !

    Il y a toujours quelque chose qui se passe dans l'une de nos 90 chambres de commerce locales du Canada Atlantique. Voyez ce qui se passe ce mois-ci dans notre calendrier d'événements ci-dessous.

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  • Moving Beyond the Binary

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    Name: Moving Beyond the Binary
    Date: December 6, 2022
    Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM AST
    Event Description:
    Join the Moving Beyond the Binary team for a practical workshop orienting you to Moving Beyond the Binary, a lovely publication filled with a wealth of useful information on meaningfully including gender-diverse folks at work and has many supports and resources alongside the publication.

    Our workshop will walk you through these pieces and will leave you with actionable steps you can take to move in the direction of inclusivity. Let's grow together and move beyond the binary!

    Facilitators Bios: Shila LeBlanc (Shy-la, she/her) is a queer settler located in Kjipuktuk (Halifax, NS). She is a restorative practitioner and educator and is deeply invested in conflict resolution processes that center voice and choice. She is proud to support Legal Information NS in multiple projects connected to the queer community. Outside of this, she founded Restorative Approach and works with organizations to support them in repairing and strengthening their communities when conflict naturally arises.

    Shae Morse (they/them) is a transgender non-binary middle school teacher who lives and works in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. They have been a 2SLGBTQIA+ community organizer and activist alongside their education career of 10 years. Shae specializes in providing training on inclusive gender and sexuality practices, bringing an interesting and engaging mix of lived experience and research-based findings to their sessions. Shae is passionate about building healthy communities for all despite present-day challenges.

    Moving Beyond the Binary: a Guide on How to Make Your Organization Meaningfully Inclusive of Two-Spirit, Non-Binary, and Gender-Diverse People is a guide for any employer, service provider, business, or other organization in Nova Scotia. The purpose of the guide is to help you understand the needs and experiences of gender-diverse populations, what the law says about gender identity and expression, and the importance and value of fostering meaningful and authentic inclusion of two-spirit, trans, non-binary, and gender-diverse people across our province.

    Let Me Be Me: a Legal Information Guide to Canada’s Conversion “Therapy” Ban will help build an understanding of what conversion therapy* is and is not, what the impacts are of conversion "therapy," and what the conversion “therapy” ban means for people across our country.
    Location:
    ZOOM
    Date/Time Information:
    December 6, 2022 1:00pm-3:00pm
    Fees/Admission:
    free
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