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McSilver CEID Director Leads Talk on Food Insecurity in New York
Dr. Kara Dean-Assael moderated a discussion about the effects of hunger in NYC, with Rep. Adriano Espaillat, hosted by UNA NYC.
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CTAC NY Webinar Addresses Racial Trauma within AAPI Communities
The McSilver-led Community Technical Assistance Center of NY hosted a presentation by Dr. Doris F. Chang.
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NYU McSilver Creates Hub to Address Impact of AI on Poverty, Race and Public Health
The AI Hub at McSilver will focus on research, policies and thought leadership relating to how artificial intelligence systems can advance equity and address disparities. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sheryl Huggins Salomon, mcsilver.comms@nyu.edu The NYU McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research is announcing a $5 million gift from philanthropists Martin Silver and Dr. Constance […]
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McSilver Applauds NYC Human Rights Commission Youth Initiative Launch

The New York City Commission on Human Rights, in partnership with over 60 schools and organizations (complete list below) that educate and work with young people, announces the launch of a new comprehensive program called Youth for Equity and Solidarity. The program will educate over 5,000 young people this year, ages 13-21, and includes the creation of the Commission’s first youth advisory council (YES Council).
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