To make equity real for communities of color, our policy teams produce a variety of reports and other materials based on in-depth research and analysis. We dig deep into the issues impacting communities of color, and provide testimony and comments to public agencies considering proposals that would impact our communities. Use the filters to find the type of information you’re looking for.


Making Racial Equity Real in Research

September 15, 2020 Diversity & Inclusion

Executive Summary The research field has come a long way since the days of explicit exclusion, exploitation and experimentation on communities of color and other marginalized [...]


The Greenlined Economy Guidebook

September 4, 2020 Environmental Equity

Executive Summary Before the COVID-19 pandemic started, our system was already broken. The racial wealth gap, displacement and gentrification were destroying communities of color, and climate [...]


Opening Pathways for Youth of Color: The Future of California’s Health Workforce

September 3, 2020 Health Equity

Executive Summary California is experiencing compounding public health crises. The health professional shortage and the COVID-19 pandemic have left the state physically and financially distressed, without [...]

Online Resources

On the Wrong Side of the Digital Divide

June 2, 2020 Technology Equity

On the Wrong Side of the Digital Divide Life Without Internet Access, and Why We Must Fix It in the Age of COVID-19 June 2, 2020 [...]


Factsheets: California’s Electric Vehicle Equity Incentive and Mobility Programs

May 8, 2020 Environmental Equity

State funded EV programs can help all Californians access safer, cleaner and more reliable transportation and improve our air quality. California’s transportation sector is the number [...]


2019 Annual Report

January 31, 2020 General

With the release of our 2019 Annual Report, we invite you to reflect on this past year with us as we take a moment to celebrate [...]


2019 Supplier Diversity Report Card

January 3, 2020 Technology Equity

Incremental Progress in a Swiftly Changing Landscape As our country tackles problems that disproportionately affect communities of color, from income and wealth inequality to climate change, [...]


2019 Bank Board Diversity

October 17, 2019 Diversity & Inclusion, Economic Equity

Executive Summary The Greenlining Institute regularly examines corporate executive board diversity.1 Our 2019 study zeroes in on the gender and racial makeup of bank executive boards, [...]


Equitable Building Electrification: A Framework for Powering Resilient Communities

September 30, 2019 Diversity & Inclusion, Energy Equity

The momentum to usher in a new era of cleaner, healthier, all-electric new homes and buildings has gained steam in California. With more than 50 cities [...]


Making Equity Real in Climate Adaptation and Community Resilience Policies and Programs: A Guidebook

August 16, 2019 Environmental Equity

California is a leader in climate policy and has modeled an unprecedented statewide effort to fight climate change. However, climate change impacts do not affect all [...]

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