Moses Gashirabake is a Rwandan, Black Canadian lawyer and community organizer.


In this video

Theme

  • Anti-Black racism

Gashirabake is on the board of directors for the Canadian Race Relations Foundation, the Foundation for Genocide Education, the Rwandan Canadian Healing Centre and the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights. He is also co-founder and co-president of the International Rwanda Youth for Development.

In this video, Moses Gashirabake shares his lived experiences transitioning from being a Rwandan refugee to completing three degrees and pursuing community engagements. He actively uses his experiences combatting systemic constraints to guide his role as an international legal consultant on anti-racist business and governance.

Taking action

  • Call on Canadians to educate themselves
  • Take stock of what you know and do not know
  • Acknowledge that systemic racism exists

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