Mojdeh Cox is an award-winning leader in community based adult education and an advocate for labour and human rights. Her passions are community outreach and organizing, communication and new media. Mojdeh is currently the National Director of Anti-racism and Human Rights at the Canadian Labour Congress, an organization representing over 3 million workers across Canada.
In just one aspect of her community work, Mojdeh has designed and facilitated popular education workshops for and with marginalized communities around social agency and community empowerment. She has also provided high-level anti-oppression training for municipal committees, non-profit administrative and governance leaders, as well as small to medium sized businesses. Mojdeh has also volunteered on advisory committees in the areas of mental health and poverty.
She lives in Ottawa with her partner and four children.