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She is a board member for @CAWI_IVTF and has over 20 years of working on human rights issues.
The end of the event will include a question and answer period from the audience. #DemocracyinOttawa
Our electoral system works for and was built for white, male property owners. #DemocracyinOttawa
She worked for the City of Toronto for ten years as a planner. #DemocracyInOttawa
Consultations are not accessible to residents, like low-income residents in Herongate in Alta Vista Ward #DemocracyInOttawa
The true definition of democracy is when the community has the agency in engaging in decisions that actually affect them says @deebijoux
She saw a big gap there that was that the role was the key person to develop entire anti-racism policy at the City.
Ahmed says that this shouldnt be centralized in this office