Susan Jeghelian is leading a team in establishing a statewide Housing Mediation Program with state-sponsored community mediation centers (CMCs) for the Governor's comprehensive Eviction Diversion Initiative (EDI) to mitigate the harmful economic impacts of COVID-19.
Elected Officials, executive leaders, advocates, students, and community members from across New England will come together to envision and promote new transformative policies aimed at eliminating systemic inequalities at the 4th Biennial New England Women’s Policy Conference.
A conversation with David Matz as he begins the next chapter of his life
Yamiche Alcindor says she doesn't spend a lot of time defending herself and her colleagues in the White House press corps against charges of "fake news."
An Emerging African Studies Program @ UMass Boston: Programs, Projects, Research, Scholarship, Faculty & Students
The future of African Studies research and programming at UMass Boston lies in the coming together of the aforementioned initiatives in an institutional platform that serves the teaching, research, and programmatic needs of Africanist faculty, students and community members.
Global Governance and Human Secuirty faculty and students collaborate on a collection of essays as the UN turns 75
Raising citizens’ awareness of rights in administrative disputes with the government & highlighting problems with public officials’ handling of such cases are the focus of Rwandan TV & radio shows being aired as part of a project led by the Center for Peace, Democracy, and Development (CPDD) at MGS.
Sustainable Solutions Lab Report Focuses on Views on Climate Change Across Racial Groups in Greater Boston
In a report released today, the Sustainable Solutions Lab (SSL) at UMass Boston shared public opinion data that includes a large sampling of people of color in the Boston area.
The two-day forum, organized by the Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy (CWPPP) at UMass Boston and the Massachusetts Women of Color Coalition (MAWOCC) brought together top women of color leaders from around the state to address a range of critical issues like civic engagement and voting.
The challenging goal of elder economic security – having enough income to live independently and afford a no-frills budget in later life -- is dramatically more difficult for older adults of color across America, new research from the University of Massachusetts Boston shows.