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Targeted Universalism

Originally developed by professor and critical race scholar john a. powell, targeted universalism (TU) is an inclusive approach for implementing population-level interventions. It focuses on elevating the disparate experiences of marginalized populations as an essential step in the development of contextually relevant strategies for achieving universal goals. As such, it’s a middle ground between a targeted and a universalist approach. — https://www.fsg.org/blog/creating-consensus-targeted-universalism
Up Next Next → we have seen that universal approaches can sometimes deepen inequities—the political adage “a rising tide lifts all boats” only applies when all are equipped with adequate boats to begin with https://www.fsg.org/blog/creating-consensus-targeted-universalism ← Previous A collaborative effort, driven by a diverse group of stakeholders united behind a common goal, can serve as a catalyst for addressing inequities at a systems level https://www.fsg.org/blog/creating-consensus-targeted-universalism
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