The Center on Policy Initiatives is a research and action institute dedicated to creating economic prosperity, sustainable communities and a healthy environment for all. CPI serves a unique role in the San Diego region providing the analysis, policy solutions, education and alliances that advance social and economic justice.


Respect: We believe in respect for the dignity and value of all people, for our right to be heard, and for our power to make San Diego a better region for all.

Equity: We believe in equitable resources and human rights and work to establish this principle in the coalitions in which we participate and the policies we promote.

Justice: We believe that social, economic and racial justice is the ultimate goal and measure of our work.

Integrity: We believe that the integrity of our research, our relationships, and our advocacy is central to our mission.


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