Making Policy Public
March 31
A program of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

2012 Policy Briefs

1. Immigrants' Access to Banks

This poster will help unbanked immigrants access mainstream financial services, expanding their financial options and opportunities.

2. Hydraulic Fracturing and Its Impacts
Damascus Citizens for Sustainability

This poster will explain the processes of hydraulic fracturing in the Delaware River Watershed area and their potential impact on the drinking water supply.

3. The Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights
Domestic Workers United

This poster will help educate over 200,000 domestic workers in New York City, on the new Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, enabling them to better advocate for their rights as laborers.

4. Banks and Fringe Financial Services
Neighborhood Economic Development Advocacy Project

This poster will depict recent changes in the mainstream banking system, including banks’ increasing involvement in fringe financial services in low-income communities. It will give organizers and consumers an idea of the new face of banking and its implications on the ground.

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