Advancing Racial Equity and Transforming Government: A Resource Guide to Put Ideas Into Action

September 2015

By: Government Alliance on Race and Equity

https://www.racialequityalliance.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/GARE-Resource_Guide.pdf

Social Equity

This guide discusses six strategies for creating more equitable communities and shares eight case studies from cities and counties across the U.S. The strategies include:

  1. Use a shared racial equity framework
  2. Build organizational capacity for racial equity
  3. Implement racial equity tools
  4. Use data and metrics
  5. Partner with others
  6. Communicate and act with urgency

Appendix A is a useful glossary of terms and Appendix B shares Seattle’s Racial Equity Toolkit.