The Manitoba Islamic Association (MIA) is pleased to invite you and a guest to join us for our annual banquet. The evening will include dinner and an address by our key note speaker Amira Elghawaby.
Journalist and Human Rights Advocate, Amira Elghawaby has written and produced stories for CBC Radio, the Ottawa Citizen, the Toronto Star and the Globe and Mail. In 2016, she led a project with New Canadian Media creating Canada’s first Ethnic Media and Diversity Style Guide. She is the former director of communications at the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM). Amira obtained an honours degree in Journalism and Law from Carleton University in 2001.
The banquet will explore and address the narrative of inclusion and belonging that we all aim and strive for. The evening will include dinner, greetings from dignitaries, an address by key note
speakers and entertainment.