At The Conference: does your organization reflect your demographics?

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Ideas! Insights! Tools! What you need to apply P2 for the greater good in our changing world! You’ll find them at the 2017 IAP2 North American Conference, Sept. 6 – 8 in Denver.

EB Metro_Beyond_Inclusionv4 EblastDo some organizations – perhaps your own – tend to run “behind the curve” when it comes to reflecting demographic reality? Metro – which administers the three-county metropolitan area around Portland, Oregon – recognized that there was a widening gap between policy-makers and some of the communities.

Metro developed a racial equity strategy  that demanded a change not just within the agency but within the people who work there. In “Beyond Inclusion: Community partnerships that transform public service culture”, Metro staff members and a member of Momentum Alliance will present their own experience as a case study, showing you how they laid the foundation for change. You’ll get to take part in small groups that will give you ideas and tools you can use in your own organizations.

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