RISIST, Research Institute for the Study of Intersectionality & Social Transformation, is an online, interdisciplinary intersectionality research collective that is focused on the future of social justice. RISIST runs the RISIST Academy, which provides paying clients with training videos, workshops and implementation plans to assist with the implementation of diversity, equity and inclusion strategies that many organizations struggle to properly enact. Intersectionality Curriculum Workshops, Keynote Speeches, Meeting Facilitation for Difficult Topics, Multi-Method Empirical Research Projects, Panel Moderation, Organizational, Transformation Workshops, Research Presentations
We at RISIST focus on improving the world’s understanding and application of intersectionality, the most innovative approach to resolving persistent injustice and inequality on the planet. As a cooperative social enterprise we empower individuals and organizations to educate themselves and collaborate with each other in order to leverage the power of “big data from the grassroots.” RISIST “walks the walk” by providing high quality work that advances social justice in a transparent context.