What happens when an historically white public agency adopts an agency-wide racial equity strategy developed through deep and sustained community engagement?
Metro, the regional government serving a three-county area surrounding Portland, OR, adopted a Strategy to Advance Racial Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. The process -- which ran from 2012 through 2016 -- involved not just change within the agency, but within the people.
This is an "Encore" from the 2017 IAP2 North American Conference: a session that attendees told us would also make a good webinar, and we're excited to present it this month. Read the session description here.
More than that, the trio of Patty Unfred, Peggy Morell and Emily Lai have made some further findings and come up with more insights since September, so this is an "Encore-Plus" that you don't want to miss!
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