Working Together Towards Equality In The Workplace

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Date(s) - 04/11/2019
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm



The Department of Labor (DOL) is committed to increasing the participation of people with disabilities in the workface. Join the National Industry Liaison Group (NILG) as we welcome Craig Leen, Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) and Jennifer Sheehy, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP). They will be sharing information on the exciting initiatives the Department of Labor is implementing to support employers and federal contractors in hiring and retaining people with disabilities.

During the webinar, participants will learn about:

  • The incredible contribution people with disabilities make to the U.S. economy
  • DOL resources designed to support federal contractors in capitalizing on the talents of people with disabilities
  • DOL initiatives to ensure compliance with Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act and encourage Affirmative Action, including the proposed Excellence in Disability Inclusion (EDI) Awards, the proposed Voluntary Enterprise‚Äźwide Review Program (VERP) and Section 503 Focused Reviews.