A Guidebook from Chicago Beyond about research equity


Chicago Beyond's guidebook for community organizations, researchers, and funders names the power dynamics that are present among actors in research partnerships as well as seven inequities/opportunities for change that each party should consider:

  • Access
  • Information
  • Validity
  • Ownership
  • Value
  • Accountability
  • Authorship

This report helps individuals and organizations think about how research partnerships can be more authentic and true so that the research respects all forms of expertise and speaks to those who are most impacted by it.