Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

Urban Investigations

Are You Ready for a Ruckus?

What Options Doc?

Urban Investigations

What Options Doc?

Lunchroom Digest

City Studies

Lunchroom Digest

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

Making Policy Public

Es Tu Dinero, Decides Tú

The Wait

Urban Investigations

The Wait

Yours to Keep

Making Policy Public

Yours to Keep

2020

‘A Guide to Your Rights in Homeless Shelters’

City Limits

February, 19, 2020

The Safety Net Project of the Urban Justice Center, the Safety Net Activists, the Center for Urban Pedagogy and design studio 13 milliseconds this week released a pamphlet outlining the rights that homeless individuals and families have in New York City. It covers everything from privacy to diet, voting to disabilities, public benefits to income savings; explains supportive housing and vouchers; talks about how to get a fair hearing and how to seek permanent affordable housing.

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‘Visualizing Disaster Legal Aid Relief with Figuring out FEMA

LexBlog

February, 4, 2020

Pro Bono Net teamed up with the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), a nonprofit organization that uses the power of design and art to increase meaningful civic engagement, and Carmen Lopez, a designer, to make navigating the Individual Assistance application process easier. Using Pro Bono Net’s advocacy expertise, CUP’s unique method of community-engaged design, and Carmen’s design prowess, our team developed Figuring out FEMA, a pocket guide for people applying to FEMA’s Individual Assistance program.

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‘Design Feaster: Blog of Design Feast’

Design Feaster

February, 2, 2020

One of the most provocative and memorable talks at the 11th (and last) annual gathering of the Cusp Conference in 2018 was by Christine Gaspar, the Executive Director of the Center for Urban Pedagogy—“a nonprofit organization that uses the power of design and art to increase meaningful civic engagement particularly among underrepresented communities.” Here, she gives her opinions on her organization’s community-driven work that rigorously fuses research, design and activism, including her insightfully grounded lens on the overly advertised quality of “empathy” in the design community.

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Your Guide to Welfare in NYC

Making Policy Public

Get Support in Housing Court

Making Policy Public

Get Support in Housing Court

Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!

Pass It On!

Making Policy Public

Pass It On!

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Making Policy Public

Figuring Out Health Insurance

Zoning It In...

Urban Investigations

Zoning It In...

Welcome to Health Care!

Making Policy Public

Welcome to Health Care!

Store Stories

City Studies

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