6. Opening Gala: Resilience and Triumph – Immigrant Women Tell Their Stories

Facing adversity, isolation, marginalization, patriarchy, and racism, four compelling Canadian voices reveal the strength, inspiration, and resilience that helped them claim their place in a new homeland. This session is funded by ONTARIO 150 and in partnership with Second Story Press and the City of Brampton.


Location: City Hall (Main Atrium) Date: May 5, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm F17_Speaker_Abdullah Silmy Abdullah F17_Agarwal Pramila Aggarwal F17_SpeakPhoto_Jama Ikram Jama F17_Mazigh Monia Mazigh