We know that your lives are being turned upside down. Plans that you have made are changing and it seems that every time you turn around there is something new being said. Feeling overwhelmed is an understatement!
We want to help. A list of resources has been gathered to support P2 practitioners and supporters of P2, which is in no way exhaustive!
Tuesday, March 31 at 11am Pacific (2pm Eastern) "COVID-19, P2 and the 'New Reality'". This time, we focus on you, looking at questions like, "What are people doing?" "How are you coping?" "Is what we're doing valid?" Join Miranda Eng of Context - An Argyle Company, Elliott Gauthier of Hill+Knowlton and IAP2 USA Past President Cathy Smith for this deeper dive into the challenges and solutions.
From May 4 - 8, 2020, the 2020 IAP2 Canada Skills Symposium will be taking place in Regina. This annual training event is a special time for P2 practitioners; five days to educate, engage and empower each other while mastering new tools and techniques in the company of like-minded colleagues!
Register now for the 2020 IAP2 North American Conference!
All roads lead to Banff, Alberta where we will be hosting the 2020 IAP2 North American Conference on September 9 - 11, 2020. You will leave the 2020 conference rejuvenated, and inspired by speakers, colleagues, and awe inspiring views. We hope you join us!
Implementing Inclusionary Public Engagement as an Organizational Value
April 14, 2020 11:00am Pacific (2pm Eastern)
Community engagement is often thought of as a series of public meetings designed to gather information used in policy, budget and program decisions. When community engagement is an organizational value, it exists in all of the organization’s transactions. Community engagement is the responsibility of all employees who deliver direct service.
Among other things, you'll come away with a better understanding of the challenges and demands that race, ethnicity, culture, shifting demographics and cultural pluralism make on democratic process and public engagement.