A new network for Asian public servants called the Network of Asian Federal Employees (NAFE) will launch at a virtual event on Wednesday May 26 to wrap up Asian Heritage Month.
The virtual event takes place from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (EDT) and will include a panel discussion that will recognize the challenges and celebrate the contributions of federal Asian public servants.
The panel list includes:
- Gina Wilson, Deputy Minister of Diversity, Inclusion and Youth / Senior Associate Deputy Minister at Heritage / Champion for Indigenous public servants;
- Daniel Quan-Watson, Deputy Minister at Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs; and,
- Anil Arora, Chief Statistician at Statistics Canada.
Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada will also make remarks in a pre-recorded video.