OHRE participated in the United Nation's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) by submitting the first report on behalf of the City of New Orleans. We engaged community stakeholders, advocates, and other City departments to identify and report human rights priorities and best practices.

Self-Assessment/Audit Report From Welcoming America

New Orleans Certification Self-Assessment

  • This report uses information from the initial self-assessment, audit interviews, and new data collected by the City of New Orleans to determine compliance with the certification standards and opportunities for growth.
    • For additional information about the Welcoming Standard 2.0 and starred certification system, please visit here

Introducing the Racial Equity Toolkit

The Racial Equity Toolkit offers step-by-step guidance for City departments to assess programs, policies, and practices through an equity lens with the goal of identifying and reducing unintended consequences that disproportionally fall on marginalized racial groups.

Accessible Pedestrian Signals

  • Our Office prepared a report about Accessible Pedestrian Signals which can be found in the link below

2021 Equity Progress Report