Elevating Cultural Relevance and Racial Equity in Research and Evaluation

October 2018

By: Michael Katz, Urban Institute, Yuju Park

https://www.urban.org/sites/default/files/publication/99265/elevating_cultural_relevance_and_racial_equity_0.pdf

Social Equity

This briefing paper highlights the importance of researching and measuring racial equity in public and private projects. It discusses the challenges and opportunities of evaluating racial equity through an example of an organization called the Asian American Youth Leadership Empowerment and Development. It also provides research questions to help guide outcome and implementation evaluations.