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Fortune raceAhead newsletter: It’s workforce development month!

"It’s workforce development month! It’s time to bridge the racial wealth gap This is the passionate call-to-action issued by Molly Bashay, Amanda Bergson-Shilcock, and Melissa Johnson, from the National Skills Coalition, a nonprofit workforce development advocacy group. The piece is filled with useful stats and data on the racial wealth gap, all in service of the bigger case they are making. “Public policy decisions have played a key role in forming these inequities, and therefore, must be an integral part of the solution,” they say. “And one place to start is on the hiring practices that result in racially inequitable outcomes for people of color. Fortune"

https://fortune.com/2019/09/05/at-fortunes-global-sustainability-forum-the-planet-is-the-point-raceahead/