Employment Equity Act Review
Focus Group Registration

We need your voice!

We need African Canadians to join our focus groups, complete our online survey, or answer four questions by email, to help us to improve employment equity legislation. If you are of African descent living and working in Canada with a keen interest in employment equity, diversity, and inclusion, we want to hear from you.

Join a Focus Group

Read the category descriptions listed below and select the group and time that best suits you. Registered participants will receive a $40.00 payment for their contribution.

Complete the Survey

If you choose to complete the online survey, you can still join a focus group.

Online Survey

Resources

Looking to learn more about the Employment Equity Act Review Project?
Download the Employment Equity Act Review flyer and the Pocket Guide to Employment Equity.

Flyer Guide

Focus Groups

Black Community (General)

This focus group is designed for individuals who identify as a Black community memberx.

English June 29, 6:00-8:00 p.m. MT Register
English June 29, 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register
English June 29, 6:00-8:00 p.m. AT Register
English June 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m. MT Register
English June 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register
English June 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m. AT Register
French June 29, 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register
French June 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register
French July 4, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. ET Register

Black Community (LGBTQ2+)

This focus group is designed for individuals who identify as a Black community member and as Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender, Queer, two-spirited, plus other identities.

English June 27 6:00-8:00 p.m. MT Register
English June 27 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register
English June 27 6:00-8:00 p.m. AT Register
French June 27 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register

Black Community Women

This focus group is designed for individuals who identify as a Black community member and as she/her.

English June 28 6:00-8:00 p.m. MT Register
English June 28 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register
English June 28 6:00-8:00 p.m. AT Register
French June 28 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET Register

Black Community Organizations

This focus group is designed for individuals who identify as a Black community member and work for a Black-led and or Black serving community organization.

The focus groups for this category have been completed. Please consider participating by completing the online survey, and or sending your answers to the 4 questions found on the flyer.

Black Professionals Working in the Field of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Accessibility

This focus group is designed for individuals who identify as a Black community member and are employees with a job title that includes one of more of the terms: equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility working in both federally and non-federally regulated organizations.

The focus groups for this category have been completed. Please consider participating by completing the online survey, and or sending your answers to the 4 questions found on the flyer.

Black Community (Persons with Disabilities)

This focus group is designed for individuals who identify as a Black community member and with having a disability.

The focus groups for this category have been completed. Please consider participating by completing the online survey, and or sending your answers to the 4 questions found on the flyer.