Webinar: Intersectionality and Complexity – Anti-Black Racism, Mental Health and COVID-19

Racism is a stressor that burdens the mental and overall wellbeing of Black, Indigenous, and racialized Canadians and impacts on multiple levels, including individual and structural. Led by Liben Gebremikael (CEO) and Solomon Lome (Project Coordinator) from the TAIBU Community Health Centre (TAIBU), this webinar explored the historical and present-day impacts and disparities of Anti-Black racism on mental health in Canada, punctuating the COVID-19 pandemic effects on the wellbeing of Black Canadians. This webinar also introduced the importance of Afrocentricity, especially as part of knowledge mobilization.

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