View from the Field: Does Community and Economic Development Face Technical or Process Challenges?Perhaps community and economic developers need a new song to sing—or so one conference presenter suggested. A new Partners Update article offers highlights from two recent conferences that addressed the need to create new approaches.
Fed Hosts Webinar on Racial Wealth Inequality in the 21st CenturyA webinar addressing the widening racial wealth gap will be offered in July. Partners Update offers details and registration information.
How to Build a Strong Workforce Development Network: Lessons from Southeastern Workforce NetworksOrganizations that help foster regional coordination among workforce development service providers recently convened to discuss successful strategies. Partners Update summarizes their discussions, which include key challenges and methods for surmounting them.
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Community Development Perspectives Report
This report provides an overview of the Federal Reserve's recent community development (CD) efforts to help address barriers to economic growth and promote fair and informed access to financial markets.