We generate research and in-depth reports that illuminate some of our region's most pressing problems, incorporating data from diverse local and national sources. We have produced community based participatory research, which involves affected communities in the study's design and data collection.


Good Jobs

People of color, people with low-incomes, immigrants and refugees are impacted first and worst by exploitation, climate change, poor air quality, rising cost of basic needs, and a lack of access to good jobs.

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Equitable Development

Our equitable development program advances policies that support compact, high-density development and affordable housing along transit corridors to prevent displacement, which is core to healthy, climate-resilient communities.

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Healthy Environment

Addressing existing vulnerabilities while also fundamentally shifting the approach that local, regional and state governments take to addressing climate change to an equity-first approach.

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