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BEAP City Builders Speaker Series: Somia Sadiq

BEA Prairies is pleased to announce its next talk in the City Builders Speaker Series featuring Somia Sadiq!

June 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm 238 Portage Avenue, 3rd Floor Winnipeg, Manitoba Free tickets available here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/beap-city-builders-speaker-series-somia-sadiq-tickets-61867994838?aff=email _________________________________________________ Somia Sadiq is the founder of Narratives, an environmental planning and community engagement practice. Her areas of experience include community development, energy, industrial manufacturing and processing, mining and resource extraction, and infrastructure development. Her portfolio includes a wide range of activities, including strategic communications and planning, risk management, impact assessment, monitoring and evaluation, and building and developing programs informed by the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP).  Somia has a masters in Natural Resources Management from the University of Manitoba, where she looked at the meaning of Free, Prior, and Informed Consent. She is currently pursuing a PhD in the field of counterterrorism, looking at the role of communities in building programs to prevent violent extremism.