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November 2022

October 2022

Week Without Violence 2023

By |October 22nd, 2022|Categories: Our View|

Zandile Moyo, Guest Contributor The World Health Organization (WHO) defines violence as, "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, [...]

September 2022

The colours of immigration by Safa Shanneb

By |September 16th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

September 9-16 is Welcoming Week in Canada. In this post, Safa Shanneb, Communications Specialist, Communication & Community Relations, shares her personal experience. When asked what would surprise people to learn about me, I [...]

Flipping the Script by Zandile Moyo

By |September 12th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

September 9-16 is Welcoming Week in Canada. In this post, Zandile Moyo, Supervisor of YW Calgary's Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC), shares her personal experience. Immigration has historically been a defining [...]

August 2022

July 2022

June 2022

Join us for Neighbour Day 2022

By |June 17th, 2022|Categories: Our View|

This Saturday, June 18th, 2022, communities throughout Calgary will gather to celebrate Neighbour Day with various types of events such as block parties, barbeques, and even neighbourhood cleanups. The tradition of Neighbour Day [...]