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That means helping finance the transition to clean energy, supporting female entrepreneurs starting sustainable businesses, and backing development in climate action, gender equality, and financial education for disadvantaged customers.
He wants to increase that number and give preference to businesses that hire and serve people in disadvantaged communities.New South Bay Supervisor’s To-Do List: Ensure an Equitable Recovery|Maya Srikrishnan|August 31, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Analysis of the algorithm also revealed that it had disproportionately hurt students from working-class and disadvantaged communities and inflated the scores of students from private schools.The UK exam debacle reminds us that algorithms can’t fix broken systems|Karen Hao|August 20, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Since the measure specified that new PLAs would require apprenticeships, include community benefit provisions and exempt disadvantaged businesses, the city would still run afoul of state law, Scott Kronland, a Building Trades lawyer, wrote.Politics Report: Down Goes One Hot-Button Ballot Measure|Andrew Keatts|July 18, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Whether or not you accept this verdict, these disparities are prompting questions about the fitness of the US public health system and America’s ability to protect its most vulnerable and disadvantaged citizens from contagious diseases.
“No, the church has to be on the side of the most disadvantaged, of the poorest, of the helpless,” the padre tells us.
You have such a large portion of students who are economically disadvantaged, and you still turn out a success story every year.
Many, especially those who come from an economically disadvantaged background, still face a glass ceiling.
She is accused of using her celebrity to recruit socially disadvantaged minors with the potential to become professional models.Colombian Beauty Queen Arrested for Running Child Prostitution Ring|Jason Batansky|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, we know that disadvantaged students of color end up being over-represented in the prison-industrial complex.How Charter Schools and Testing Regimes Have Helped Re-Segregate Our Schools|Sally Kohn|May 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he is so little ashamed of or disadvantaged by his condition that he is not prepared to spend an hour in remedying it.A Treatise on Parents and Children|George Bernard Shaw
My budget adopts a hopeful new approach to help the poor and the disadvantaged.State of the Union Addresses of George W. Bush|George W. Bush
Special targeting will give special help to the truly disadvantaged among our people.
But additional jobs for the disadvantaged deserve special attention.
Therefore, I will propose a new program to encourage businesses to hire young and disadvantaged Americans.