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Launch Event For Southern California Edition of the California Alliance on Racial Equity

Wednesday, January 20 at 2 pm
Los Angeles City College Student Union Building
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The Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) continues its launch of learning cohorts of governmental jurisdictions that are systemically advancing racial equity with a new series debuting this week in Southern California.

Dr. Manuel Pastor from the USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity and Julie Nelson, Director of the Government Alliance on Race and Equity will be giving a framing address to the cohort and guests.

This follows on the successful debuts of cohorts in Northern California and the Twin Cities this past week. In Minnesota, 13 jurisdictions gathered in Woodbury, MN for a two-day intensive orientation to the strategies that will frame the series.

In Oakland, more than 125 local officials and community partners gathered to hear Nelson and john a. powell from the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society speak on the formative racial equity issues of the day.

Julie Nelson & john a. powell

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[Upcoming] Webinar: Contracting For Equity: Best Local Government Practices that Advance Racial Equity in Government Contracting and Procurement
January 20, 2016 at 12:00 PM (EST)

This webinar will focus on inclusive contracting, the process of creating the environment for businesses owned by people of color and/or women to participate in a governmental procurement and contracting.

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In The News –
City of Saint Paul’s Racial Equity Work

Pioneer Press, January 13, 2016 – St. Paul Deputy Mayor: City Hall Has a Diversity Problem, and We Should Fix It

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The Star Tribune, January 16, 2016 – Cities Re-Examine Services to Eliminate Bias
 

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