INSPIRATIONAL EVENT IDEAS
Ask colleagues to bring in non-alcoholic drinks such as teas and juices from different countries.
Share traditional desserts from countries around the world for a multicultural ‘high tea’
My grandma used to make…
Encourage workmates to bring in a dish that their grandma (or grandpa!) taught them to cook, or which best reminds them of their grandparents
Encourage workers to bring a dish from the place they would most like to visit.
Organise a cooking demonstration or 'masterclass' to kick off your A Taste of Harmony celebrations
DIY Iron Chef at work – challenge the boss to a cultural cook off!
Celebrate A Taste of Harmony across the week and dedicate each day to one of the major regions of the world: Africa, Asia/Pacific, Europe, North America and South America
Encourage staff to pair up with a workmate and create a ‘fusion’ meal of their different cultural backgrounds.
Make a list of all the nationalities in your office (encourage people to look back through their family history if they are unsure), put them all in a hat and have each staff member pull one out. Staff members then bring in a dish reflecting their chosen country