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Federal Programs Related to - Women's Rights

Programs that support the passage and enforcement of laws and other social measures that protect and promote the rights and interests of women. Women's Economic Empowerment Programs

    Federal Programs Related to - Business Promotion

    Programs that promote the general commercial interests of the community or the interests of particular trades. Business Leagues; Business Retention; Chambers of Commercial; Local Business Associations; Industry-Specific Promotion; Trade Association; Trade Groups Business Recruitment & Attraction Programs provide any of a wide variety of incentives to encourage new businesses and industries to locate in a particular community, to provide development and expansion opportunities for existing businesses, and to discourage existing businesses from leaving the area and relocating elsewhere. Attraction of Business; Business Recruitment; Empowerment Zones; Enterprise Zones; Industrial Park Development; Media Production Liaison Services

    Federal Programs Related to - Leadership Development

    Programs that are designed to train people to become effective leaders at the national or local level. Leadership Training

      Federal Programs Related to - Civil Rights, Social Action & Advocacy, General/Other

      Programs that focus on protecting and promoting the broad civil rights and civil liberties of individuals and work to change public policy and opinion in a variety of areas.

      See also: +COMMON CODE Advocacy (**B); Hate Crimes Prevention (I02.07); Housing Discrimination (I05.08); Voter Services (W08.05)




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