Making Policy Public
June 3
A program of the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP)

2017 Policy Briefs

1. Communities Solutions to Youthful Misbehavior
Community Connections for Youth, Inc.

This poster will highlight the importance of community-driven alternatives to the juvenile justice system for frustrated parents of misbehaving youth. It will explain the far-reaching harmful effects of the juvenile justice system on the future of youth, and include steps on how parents can engage with their local community organizations to avoid use of the Juvenile Justice System.

2.The Asylum Process – Beginning to End – for Asylum Seekers.
The Bellevue/NYU Program for Survivors of Torture

This poster will explain the asylum process for asylum seekers.

3. Public Utility Regulation for the Common Good
Public Utility Law Project of New York, Inc.

This poster will explain the legal rights for low-income public utility consumers.

4. Combatting Indoor Air Pollution at Home
WE ACT for Environmental Justice.

This poster will help community members understand how pollution inside their homes can lead to poor health, and how to advocate for better living conditions by understanding the data and legislation about home environmental health.