This section covers innovations that increase and enhance representation of diverse populations in the governance process. Focuses on policies and programs that ensure that traditionally marginalized segments of society — including women, the poor, and ethnic and religious minorities — can participate in the political process and gain greater access to services and resources.

Associated Press, February 18, 2019

New York City doesn’t want people to have their hairstyles held against them, and it unveiled novel guidelines Monday against hairdo discrimination.