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Building Bridges through Authentic Interactions

August 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

$45 - $59

At this summer workshop Ingrid will shed light on how the Volunteer Action Centre’s interactive online Building Bridges through Authentic Interactions training modules can provide you with tangible steps to build bridges across cultural differences and strengthen a sense of belonging in your nonprofit.

By the end of this workshop, volunteer managers will:

i) Understand intercultural communication competence as a developmental process;

ii) Identify tangible steps to enhancing intercultural communication skills and understanding;

iii) Understand how intercultural competence can help make the transition from diversity to deeper inclusion in your nonprofit;

iv) Learn about intercultural competence assessments and intercultural development plans – at the individual or group level.

About the Facilitator: This session will be facilitated by Ingrid Brand (Volunteer Action Centre). Prior to VAC, Ingrid has worked as an intercultural coach and she has worked in the field of education in Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait and Canada.

 

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Details

Date:
August 23
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$45 - $59
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/working-with-newcomer-volunteers-tickets-31326548550

Organizer

Waterloo-Wellington Learning Alliance

Venue

United Way Waterloo Region Communities
50 Sportsworld Crossing Road
Kitchener, Ontario N2P 0A4 Canada
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Phone:
519-888-6100
Website:
http://www.uwaywrc.ca/