Diverse Communities

Profile: Welcoming and Inclusive Communities

The WIC initiative is a partnership between Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA), Alberta Culture and Community Spirit, and Alberta Human Rights Commission. The initiative aims to create communities where diversity is valued and contributes to social and economic vibrancy, where...

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Grants: Enabling Accessibility in Communities

The Community Accessibility Stream of the Enabling Accessibility Fund is designed to provide funding to eligible recipients for projects that improve accessibility in communities across Canada. 

Projects may include:

  • renovating, retrofitting or constructing community facilities where...

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The Welcoming and Inclusive Communities (WIC) Toolkit

The AUMA is proud to present the updated Welcoming and Inclusive Communities Toolkit as part of our mission to support Alberta’s municipalities, large and small. This revised version is based on the original 2006 toolkit that was developed as part of the launch of a province-wide WIC initiative....

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Fostering Diverse Communities Conference in April

The Fostering Diverse Communities Conference will focus on topics related to building welcoming and inclusive communities in Alberta. The conference will include plenary sessions with key note speakers on both days as well as an entertaining speaker to wrap up the conference. All of the...

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Western Diversification Program (WDP) Call for Proposals

Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) has launched the next Western Diversification Program (WDP) Call for Proposals (CFP).

·         Innovation
·         Skills Development and Training
·         Trade and Investment
·         Building Capacity for Defence Procurement...

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Municipal Evaluation Tool: Measuring Inclusion

AUMA is pleased to announce that the Municipal Evaluation Tool: Measuring Inclusion is now available online.  Click here to access the tool.
 
The Municipal Evaluation Tool allows you to benchmark how welcoming and inclusive your municipality, organization or community is in 15 different...

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