Racial Justice Leadership Institute – Dallas
Date(s) - Thursday, May 7, 2015
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
First Presbyterian Church of Dallas
The Racial Justice Leadership Institute, developed by Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation, is an interactive training for those who wish to sharpen their skills and strategies to address structural racism and advance racial equity. Unlike “diversity trainings” which primarily focus on interpersonal relations and understanding, the Institute emphasizes how to challenge and change institutional racial inequities.
- Racial Justice Values & Vision
- Key Concepts: Different Dimensions of Racism / Structural Racism
- Implicit Bias and Systems Analysis
- Opportunities to Advance Racial Justice
-build a clear understanding of key concepts such as racial equity and structural racism;
-learn to talk about race constructively within their organizations and with their constituents;
-gain tools and practices for counteracting racial bias in their work and practices;
-identify opportunities and next steps for applying concepts and strategies to advance racial equity.
For Scholarship Applications, email ramesh kathanadhi at firstname.lastname@example.org
**Disclaimer: By participating in the event you are granting permission for your image and likeness to be filmed, photographed, edited, copied, exhibited, published or distributed by Race Forward. No audio will be recorded at anytime.
If you do not wish to be photographed and/or filmed, please inform Race Forward staff onsite or prior to the day of training.