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Government Ombuds Sector Meeting (Members Only)
Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM PST
Category: Community Connections

Government Ombuds Sector Meeting

This event will be held as a WebEx meeting. 

Meeting Link: https://nih.webex.com/nih/j.php?MTID=m056763b22419fd3b7c40fc326f984f41

Meeting number: 297 464 995

Password: 6RAzaZPDq92

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Agenda: Addressing Injustice as Government Ombuds 

The pandemic, economic hardships, and ongoing acts of racial injustice have exposed systemic problems involving the inequitable distribution of resources, power, and voice. Protests in the US and abroad decry these inequities, the continuing oppression of people of color, and ultimately of us all.  The injustice many individuals experience in our societies also may be said to exist within our organizations.  As we return to our places of work, we can expect that the people we serve will demand greater fairness in the processes and structures that impact them. What role do we play as ombuds to create organizations responsive to the people who work within and are served by them? 

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IOA Community Connections

IOA is excited to announce that we will be offering regular virtual meetings and sessions throughout the spring and summer of 2020. This programming is designed to keep the IOA community connected and to help us learn and grow in ways that feel relevant for this moment. Our schedule of events includes content originally scheduled for the 2020 IOA Conference, networking sessions, and opportunities to learn new approaches for working in this current climate. View All Community Connections