These important and timely events are organized by the Community Media Advocacy Centre (www.CMACentre.ca) and supported by Heritage Canada (Anti-Racism Action Program). The Steering Committee includes:
TRANSPARENCY STATEMENT: The Steering Committee has approved 65% of the budget to support the organization and implementation of six events in six different regions of Canada (to pay for conference staff, food costs, translation, advertising, press releases, printing, venues and AV equipment, etc.) and the remaining 35% of the budget to cover the travel and accommodation costs of BIPOC participants invited as keynotes or from the CFP. In-kind contributions have also been made available to support these events from the Faculty of Communication of UQAM, the University of British Columbia School of Community and Regional Planning, the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, the Department of Communication, Media, and Film at the University of Calgary with several other universities and community organizations (details will be added here).