Race Forwad: Center for Racial Justice Innovation

Racial Equity Impact Assessments

Posted on November 28, 2017 by Race Forward: the Center for Racial Justice Innovation

A Racial Equity Impact Assessment (REIA) is a systematic examination of how different racial and ethnic groups will likely be affected by a proposed action or decision. REIAs are used to minimize unanticipated adverse consequences in a variety of contexts, including the analysis of proposed policies, institutional practices, programs, plansand budgetary decisions. The REIA can be a vital tool for… Read More