Equity and Inclusion/Social Justice: ICMA Community Conversations
This 90-minute webinar will feature subject matter experts from local government who will share Information on the disparate impact of COVID-19 on Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) communities and the longstanding racial disparities that have led to systemic and structural inequity.
- A better understanding of the historical context and the underlying causes of health disparities for BIPOC
- How to start and sustain a productive conversation within your organization
- How to move beyond conversation to action
- Leon Andrews, Director, National League of Cities Race, Equity, and Leadership Initiative, (REAL), Washington, DC
- Rita Soler Ossolinski, National League of Cities Race, Equity, and Leadership Initiative, Program Director, (REAL), Washington, DC
- Brion Oaks, Chief Equity Officer, City of Austin, Texas
- Serena Cruz, Executive Director, Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation / Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center, Hillsboro, Oregon
- Dr. Marie Peoples, Deputy County Manager / Chief Health Officer, Coconino County, Arizona
This webinar, hosted by ICMA, was developed in partnership with National Association of County Administrators (NACA), National League of Cities (NLC), National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA), Local Government Hispanic Network (LGHN), and International Network of Asian Public Administrators (I-NAPA).
You will receive a confirmation email once you register.
Preferred browsers for accessing the webinar: Chrome, Firefox or Edge.
This session will be recorded and made available at Local Gov Life Podcast.
ICMA has and will continue to keep members informed on the latest developments on this issue. For more information and resources, visit ICMA's Coronavirus Resources, Social Justice Resources, and Equity and Inclusion Resources.
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- Jul 16, 2020 - Jul 16, 2020
- 01:00 pm 02:30 pm ET
- Registration Deadline: 07/17/2020
- Member Price:$0.00