The Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee was established to develop a plan of action to combat racism in the community of Thunder Bay. The Committee will be available to Administration and City Council to provide advice on current policies and practices, diversity and racism, and such new initiatives that might from time to time be developed.

Overview

Meeting minutes

Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes: Term of Council 2019-2022

Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes: Term of Council 2014-2018

Please note that the Office of the City Clerk provides support for the Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee. Due to the 2018 Municipal & School Board Elections, the Committee did not meet in Fall 2018.

Respect - overcoming racism and discrimination

The Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee has partnered with the Thunder Bay Crime Prevention Council to raise awareness in the community that respect. is a human right. These two organizations came together to launch respect. - a grassroots campaign aimed at challenging racism and discrimination issues head on. Learn about respect. and what is happening in our community.

Learn more about our respect. campaign.

One City, Many Voices

The Anti-Racism & Respect Advisory Committee and Diversity Thunder Bay produce a monthly column in the Chronicle Journal to encourage dialogue among residents of the City and surrounding area in order to address some common assumptions or misconceptions. The Committee hopes to promote a greater understanding of race relations in Northwestern Ontario.  Please note that the views and opinions expressed in this column are those of the authors.

One City, Many Voices - recent columns

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