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The Office of Equity and Human Rights (OEHR) was created by City Ordinance in 2011 and charged to:
A. Promote equity and reduce disparities within City government;
B. Provide guidance, education and technical assistance to all bureaus as they develop sustainable methods to build capacity in achieving equitable outcomes and service;
C. Work with community partners to promote equity and inclusion within Portland and throughout the region, producing measurable improvements and disparity reductions;
D. Support human rights and opportunities for everyone to achieve their full potential;
E. Work to resolve issues rooted in bias and discrimination, through research, education, and interventions.