ENLIGHT webinar series: discussing diversity, inclusion and racism

22-03-2022 from 16:30 to 18:00
Africa Platform of Ghent University Association

This webinar series provides an interactive platform to discuss and exchange best practices and develop initiatives that foster diversity and encourage global citizenship.The sessions are open to staff and students of all ENLIGHT partners as well as their respective local communities. 

The 5th session of the webinar series focuses on 'Diversity - Identification, Grievability and the Limits of a Conversation?'  The session is hosted by Uppsala University and will take place on 22 March (16h30-18h00 CET)


In this seminar, Dr. hc. Lilian Thuram - Founder of Thuram Foundation against Racism - and Dr. Patricial Lorenzoni - researcher at the Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies on Racism (CEMFOR) will discuss ''diversity' and its challenges: How is the idea of “diversity” used? How does its usage affect different people? What are its potentials, dangers, and limits? Can it be a useful tool for inclusion?

Moderator: Véronique Simon, senior lecturer at the Department of Pedagogy, Didactics and Educational Studies, Uppsala University


Download the poster for more information

Please register through this link: https://uu-se.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JJ-gzU7DRjy0k8XA4FPU3g

For the recordings: https://media.medfarm.uu.se/play/video/14973/ok.