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Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee (2018-2022)

Established by City Council at its meeting of September 30, 2020 (EX16.1), the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee provides advice to City Council on: 


  • How to support the implementation of the principles of the International Decade for People of African Descent (Recognition, Development, and Justice) to address efforts to recognize and celebrate the contributions of Black Torontonians as part of the City's contributions to mark the decade; efforts for positive outcomes for Black Torontonians in areas of child welfare, housing, healthcare, employment and entrepreneurship, and education; and efforts to promote equitable outcomes for Black Torontonians on issues relating to policing and the criminal justice system;
  • The elimination of barriers faced by Black communities and recommending City engagement to help improve access to provincial, federal, and community agency services and programs; 
  • How to ensure the interests and needs of Black communities are reflected in City programs and service delivery; and
  • Emerging issues and trends of significance to Black communities as they relate to City services and programs.


This advisory committee will operate in accordance with City Council's Simplified Rules of Procedure for Advisory Bodies

To learn more about opportunities to serve on the Confronting Anti-Black Racism Advisory Committee, visit Toronto.ca/ServeYourCity

Meetings Upcoming Meeting

November 18, 2021 - 9:30 AM - Meeting 4 - Scheduled

September 24, 2021 - 9:30 AM - Meeting 3 - Complete

July 27, 2021 - 9:30 AM - Meeting 2 - Complete

May 21, 2021 - 2:00 PM - Meeting 1 - Complete

Secretariat Contact Jonathan Canchela
100 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 2N2

phone: 416-338-5089