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  • February 15, 2017 | Spotlight on Poverty and Opporunity

    Race, Place, and Jobs: Reducing Employment Inequality in America’s Metros

    How to connect unemployed and under-employed workers of color to jobs in growing industries and industries with retiring baby boomers is a key question for Pittsburgh, but the region is far from alone. The Georgetown Center for Education and the Workforce estimates that that by 2020 there will...

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  • February 14, 2017 | WPXI 11 News

    Pittsburgh mayor issues executive orders on affordable housing

     Following recommendations from a task force, Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto issued executive orders Tuesday to build affordable housing. Since the task force made its recommendations last year, there has been a community driven process around defining equitable development in Pittsburgh, led by...

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  • February 07, 2017 | FSG

    Introducing the Corporate Racial Equity Advantage

    Now, more than ever, the future of America depends on equity—just and fair inclusion into a society in which all can participate, prosper, and reach their full potential. The private sector is the next frontier for the equity movement, and racial equity is the next frontier for corporate...

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