Projects by WSI

Through research and evaluation, the Economic Opportunities Program’s Workforce Strategies Initiative explores strategies to improve workers’ ability to access training and education and to gain skills for jobs that provide a good livelihood. In the aftermath of the Great Recession, with the unemployment rate declining much faster than the poverty rate, we have been focusing attention on identifying and exploring ideas and strategies that address the fact that in addition to training, we need new approaches to help workers, businesses, and communities thrive. Scroll down to explore featured projects.