Executive Order on Further Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through The Federal Government

Title

Executive Order on Further Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through The Federal Government

Description

Executive Order (EO) 14091 addresses specific barriers faced by underserved communities by requiring US federal agencies to integrate equity into planning and decision-making. The EO builds upon other executive orders and directives concerning equity and environmental justice. It was signed by President Biden on February 16, 2023. Section 10 defines six important terms used in the EO: equity, underserved communities, community wealth building, equitable development, equitable data, and algorithmic discrimination.

Subject

Digital Equity

Creator

Office of the President, The White House

Publisher

The White House

Date

16 February 2023

Coverage

USA

Comments

Collection

Citation

Office of the President, The White House , “Executive Order on Further Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through The Federal Government,” Antiracism Digital Library, accessed February 27, 2024, https://sacred.omeka.net/items/show/632.