On April 1st, our new members met up to discuss and learn about the GDC, our local, and the struggles ahead. After the break, new members co-led a values cloud exercise and part of Lukayo’s accountability training.
- Land acknowledgment & anti-colonial commitment
- CLV Action video
- Introductions, Pronouns, How we heard about the GDC, what we would change about life in Ottawa
- History of the GDC
- GDC Structure
- Recent GDC Initiatives (j20, Defence funds)
- What is Local 6?
- Our Local officers
- Our past events and actions
- Current and upcoming campaigns
- 15 Min Break
- Values Cloud Exercise
Our local will likely hold another new membership meetup each quarter so long as there are new members to attend. Anyone interested in signing up and coming out to our next new members meetup can do so at ottawagdc.org/join-local6