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Intersectional Disability Equity and Inclusion Training

April 16 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Intersectional Disability Equity and Inclusion Training
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
10-11 a.m. CDT
Online

Eman Rimawi-Doster, senior organizer, Disability Justice at NYLPI, will provide in-depth training on intersectional disability equity and inclusion in the workplace and in daily life.

In this training, we will go over what a disability is, how people are discriminated against in intersectional ways (race, class, gender, etc) while being disabled, how to be a better ally, how to support disabled staff and how to tackle interactions of discrimination. We will discuss the individual and system issues that focus on disability equity, inclusion and allyship.

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn how to better support disabled people
  • Learn how to be a better ally
  • Discover the differences and similarities in different disabilities and how misunderstandings happen

This workshop will be presented by Eman Rimawi-Doster, Executive Director of Diversity Includes Disability & Senior Community Organizer of the New York Lawyers for the Public Interest.

Key Area(s) of Excellence: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Belonging

Participants who complete the post-session evaluation can receive a PDF copy of the presentation.

Register and learn more here.

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