Inequity has been the number one challenge of this economic recession. Low-wage workers are experiencing a bigger burden, including greater risks to their health, and higher unemployment rates. We have also seen labor market declines being concentrated among communities of color and women.
California's workforce system is primed to meet these challenges and prosper through innovative strategies and program which help CA's job seekers. WORKCON 2021: An Equitable Recovery, seeks to bring to light and take action to ensure an equitable economic recovery in 2021 and beyond.