Language Rights are Civil Rights!

Public Access Design

Language Rights are Civil Rights!

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Technical Assistance

What Do Incarcerated Parents Need to Know About ACS?

Predatory Equity

Making Policy Public

Predatory Equity

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Public Access Design

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Announcing our 2019 Making Policy Public collaborations

Announcing our 2019 Making Policy Public collaborations

Over the past year you’ve joined us in celebrating the tenth anniversary of our popular program, Making Policy Public. From an exhibit at The Drawing Center to the launch of several new tools for communities across the city, we’re honored to have collaborated with so many incredible community partners and designers.

We’re thrilled to announce the 2019 round of Making Policy Public issues and look forward to working with these teams over the next year!

Increasing civic engagement for incarcerated people and their families
Designers: Karl Orozco and Tahnee Pantig
Advocate: Alliance of Families for Justice

The right to counsel for tenants facing eviction in NYC
Designers: Chelsea Atwell, Hanah Ho, and Ida Woldemichael
Advocate: Housing Court Answers

Risk Assessment Instruments and their effect on mass incarceration
Designers: Two-N
Advocate: JustLeadershipUSA

E-carceration: the effect of in-home electronic monitoring devices on mass criminalization
Designers: Shreyas R Krishnan and Kruttika Susarla
Advocate: Freedom to Thrive (formerly Enlace)

Special thanks to our stellar jury who selected this year’s projects. Click here to learn more about the project teams and issues!

Hello, My Name is Minimum Wage

City Studies

Hello, My Name is Minimum Wage

Lotto Zone

Urban Investigations

Lotto Zone

How Can I Improve My Park?

Making Policy Public

How Can I Improve My Park?

Show Up

Public Access Design

Show Up

From Shelter to Apartment

Making Policy Public

From Shelter to Apartment

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

Care Aware

City Studies

Care Aware

Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!