WTC events aim to draw attention to important issues in cities for all equity-deserving genders, bring together community leaders and activists, and deepen our understanding of intersectionality.
Understanding Local Government & Your Ability to Affect Change
February 20 from 5:30-7:00 PM (PST) on Zoom
A workshop in our learning series to demystify local governments and break down how they make decisions. Learn how you can affect change at the local level. WTC Members have a promo code for a free ticket.
How Would You Renovate the Public Hearing Process?
February 28 from 6:00-7:00 PM (PST) on Zoom
A virtual town hall hosted in partnership with British Columbia Law Institute to provide feedback on the ways we can improve the public hearing process. Come and help us shape BC legislation! You do not need to know anything about the current public hearing process to attend.
Intersectionality: A Framework For Life and Feminist Policy
March 20 from 12:00-1:00 PM (PST) on Zoom
As we reflect on last month's Black History Month, we honour the Black women who have shaped the foundations of feminism as we know it today. This workshop dives deep into the foundations of intersectionality. Join us as we explore the meaning, history, and origins of intersectionality and how policymakers, decision-makers, and community members can embed it into our lives.
How to Organize for Change: Community Organizing + Running a Campaign
April 24 from 5:30-7:00 PM (PST) on Zoom
Are you passionate about an issue in your community? Do you want to start advocating for change but aren't sure where to start or how to do it?
This workshop will cover the principles of community organizing and how to create an effective campaign. Join us to learn how to build and yield power and organize for change.
WTC Member Welcome Session
April 29 at 5:30 PM on Zoom
Join our new member orientation. Together we can meet other members and go over:
An overview of WTC and our history
Current programs and initiatives
Ways to get involved
Understanding Local Government & Food Justice
May 21 at 5:30 PM on Zoom
Are you passionate about making your city a better place to live? Do you care about food justice and want to see your city improve its programs? Do you want to start advocating but don’t know where to start?
This workshop will cover how the city of Vancouver functions and how you can get involved to influence your local decision-makers.