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Online Community Organizing and Coalition Leadership in a Pandemic

June 30, 2020
By: 
Sherry Richards
Online Community Organizing and Coalition Leadership in a Pandemic

Leading in Extraordinary Times Webinar Series

Thanks to everyone who joined us on June 26th for the fifth installment of our Leading in Extraordinary Times webinar series. In this session, Paul Gauthier, Rebecca Pauls, Sharon Floyd and Sonia Théroux explored “Online Community Organizing and Coalition Leadership in a Pandemic.” This was a powerful conversation shedding light on the heightened inequities experienced by people with disabilities and marginalized groups at this time. Speakers also identified the racialized and gendered impact of the pandemic and shared examples of the creative and collaborative work they are doing to support and advocate for human rights and justice for all. We encourage you to amplify their voices and continue raising awareness by sharing the recording within your network.

To access the recording, click here. For an alternate version that contains the audio transcript, click here and enter the password: Leadership2020!

Thank you to Sam Bradd from Drawing Change for his beautiful graphic recording of the presentations and generous sponsorship of our webinar series. We are pleased to offer this image as a gift to all participants.

Graphic Recording by Sam Bradd, Drawing Change

We are also pleased to share the following resources from the session for those who would like to explore further:

Our webinar series has been free and open to the public. For those who have the means to do so, we are encouraging donations to your charity of choice. Alternatively, you might consider the following organizations whose work was highlighted in this final webinar:

If you wish to provide feedback on the Leading in Extraordinary Times webinar series, or have a topic to suggest for a future session, please reach out to us at leadership.admin@royalroads.ca