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Limited space available for Oct 26 workshop in LA!

Advancing Racial Equity:
The Role of Government

Los Angeles — October 26, 9:00am to 4:30pm (PST)

The workshop will provide an introduction to the role, responsibilities and opportunities for government to advance racial equity.

We will highlight national best practices, including normalizing racial equity as a key value, operationalizing racial equity via new policies and institutional practice, and organizing, both internally and in partnership with other institutions and the community.

We will provide shared terminology and introduce a racial equity tool that can be used in decisions relating to policies, practices, programs and budget.

Joint afternoon session with Local Progress — panelists announced!

Our afternoon session, co-sponsored by Local Progress, will feature a keynote presentation by Deepa Iyer on “Our Multiracial Future: Thoughts for Government”.

There will be a panel discussion with representatives of Local Progress and the Government Alliance on Race and Equity:
  • Karla Bruce, Director, Department of Neighborhood & Community Services, Fairfax County, Virginia
  • Bill Henry, Councilmember, City of Baltimore
  • Patricia Lally, Director, Office for Civil Rights, City of Seattle
  • Marbre Stahly-Butts, Racial Equity Lead, Local Progress
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Thank you, Boston!

Over 150 people committed to racial equity gathered in Boston on October 1st to participate in the “Advancing Racial Equity: the Role of Government” workshop.
 
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Advancing Racial Equity: Focusing on Structural Drivers of Inequity within Boys and Men of Color Projects

The webinar on October 2 highlighted the reality that our institutions and structures have been designed to produce our current racially inequitable outcomes, and the reality that for us to advance racial equity, we clearly have to work on institutional and structural changes.

Visit our website to learn more about our panelists!
 
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