Workforce & Economic Development Program

The WED program of the California Labor Federation serves as a statewide intermediary that promotes good jobs and career pathways for all workers in California. WED’s goal is to build a labor oriented workforce system and promote labor-management partnerships to create a shared economy for all of California. 

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WED thinks regionally. WED partners with Local Workforce Development Boards, Central Labor Councils, Building and Construction Trades Councils, Local Unions, Community Colleges, CBO’s, and various State agencies to create good jobs and grow skilled workforce in California.

Areas of Work