Our vision is a Canada without prejudice and discrimination – a country that celebrates diversity, difference and inclusion. CCDI is proud to share with you its latest initiatives, events and resources dedicated to driving the diversity conversation here in Canada.
October 2019
What role do employers have in reconciliation? CCDI is pleased to host a Circle for Reconciliation, which will take participants through the Commission’s recommendations related to the workplace, share locally relevant issues around Indigenous inclusion, and provide examples of ways employers can work toward meaningful reconciliation. Learn more...
Upcoming events
CCDI Webinar: Accessibility - Navigating a world filled with barriers
October 17: English

CCDI Webinar: Indigenous culture & the workplace
October 30: French

CCDI Webinar: Unconscious bias
November 5: English

CCDI Webinar: Unconscious bias and cannabis
November 7: English

CCDI Webinar: Employment Equity 201
November 14: English
Community of Practice: Circle for reconciliation

October 16: Saskatoon SK
October 17: Regina SK
October 21: Victoria BC (sold out)
October 23: Winnipeg MB
October 25: Montréal QC
October 29: St. John's NL

November 5: Halifax NS
November 7: Fredericton NB
November 8: Moncton NB
November 14: Ottawa ON
November 19: London ON
November 21: Mississauga ON
November 22: Kitchener ON
November 26: Oshawa ON (sold out)
November 27: Toronto ON
eLearning offerings
CCDI’s eLearning programs are designed to help organizations advance in their diversity and inclusion journey in a way that is time and cost effective, while adhering to adult learning principles and best practices. The 30-minute modules maximize the reach, impact and sustainability of your learning initiatives.

In designing our courses, we adhere to the principles of Universal Instructional Design (UID). UID is a process that considers the potential needs of learners when designing and delivering instruction, to remove barriers and ensure the quality of the learning experience is consistent for all learners, regardless of their level of ability.

In the news
Awards of Success 2019 winners
CCDI’s Awards of Success have been designed to recognize individuals who have made a significant contribution to diversity and inclusion here in Canada – whether internally to their organization or externally to the community at large. Learn more about one of our winners with our latest blog:

Welcome to our new Employer Partners
We mainly work with employers, because we know that when the workplace is inclusive, positive effects are felt by the broader community. Join us in welcoming the latest addition to our unparalleled  Employer Partner roster :

Upcoming observances
Disability Employment Awareness Month | Women’s History Month (Canada) |
Hispanic and Latino Heritage Month

October 8: Dussehra
October 8-9: Yom Kippur
October 13-20: Sukkot
October 14: Thanksgiving
October 17: Karva Chauth
October 20-22: Shemini Atzeret
October 21-22: Simchat Torah
October 27: Diwali
October 29: Birth of the Bab
October 31: Halloween
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