Future of Work

Joint Center Workforce Policy Director Harin Contractor Attends CAP Workforce Equity Conversation Series

On July 9, Joint Center Workforce Policy Director Harin Contractor attended Center for American Progress’s Workforce Equity Conversation Series, an invite-only workshop with over 20 representatives from think tanks and foundations.

During the workshop, they discussed how to work equity into workforce development conversations. The participants also explored current challenges and potential ways to partner with local groups and federal partners to build the foundations of an equity framework.

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The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, America’s Black think tank, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1970 and based in Washington, DC. The Joint Center's mission is to inform and illuminate the nation's major public policy debates through research, analysis, and information dissemination in order to improve the socioeconomic status of Black communities in the United States; expand their effective participation in the political and public policy arenas; and promote communication and relationships across racial and ethnic lines to strengthen the nation's pluralistic society.