A3) First recognize the benefits of green jobs. Green For All states that “Green jobs pay higher wages than comparable jobs, are harder to export, & more likely to be unionized.” Those are huge gamechangers for AA and Latino youth. #EarthDay50 #BM4F #YoungGiftedGreen #LeadFreeUSA
To take full advantage, prioritize investment in quality education, training programs, and professional- and workforce-development services. Make sure they are affordable and accessible to disadvantaged communities.
Also, maximize the number of career jobs incentivized and proportionally distributed by race, gender and income level, while the number of low-quality and temporary jobs should be minimized. #EarthDay50 #BM4F #YoungGiftedGreen #LeadFreeUSA
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