About Us



Who are the hosts of this online dialogue?

The US Department of Labor’s mission is to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.

The US Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs’ mission is to protect America's workers by ensuring nondiscrimination and supporting voluntary compliance by federal contractors and subcontractors, promote diversity through equal employment opportunity, and enforce the law, with a particular emphasis on systemic and high-impact cases.

The US Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy's mission is to develop and influence policies and practices that increase the number and quality of employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

The Women's Bureau at the US Department of Labordevelops policies and standards and conducts inquiries to safeguard the interests of working women; to advocate for their equality and economic security for themselves and their families; and to promote quality work environments.


What are the ePolicyWorks Online Dialogues?

Launched by ODEP, the ePolicyWorks initative was developed to engage stakeholders, build relationships, and inform USDOL policymaking efforts. Brought to you through the use of leading-edge crowdsourcing tools, these online dialogues are interactive platforms of collaboration. They enable ODEP to work with their partners to enlist the public's input on key policy issues. To learn more about past dialogues, visit the ePolicyWorks Online Dialogue Library.


How do I participate in this dialogue?

To participate in thie Efforts to Advance Racial and Social Equity in Employment for People with Disabilities National Online Dialogue, please click Register Now or Log In. If you have any questions or require any technical assistance please contact: ePolicyWorks@online-dialogues.com.