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Webinar on Social Impact Investment Report
Hosted by The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) and The Global Learning Exchange on Social Impact Investing (GLE). This webinar focuses on a new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Women are an increasing percentage of veterans, and of homeless veterans. Their experiences of homelessness differ from their male counterparts, however, enough that the programs currently out there often don't meet their needs. Some providers are showing us how we can do better.More
The Urban Land Institute and the MacArthur Foundation launched a new website, How Housing Matters, that links housing and a broad range of topics related to the overall well-being of individuals and families. The site will provide readers with research, reports, news, and more.
Q: Do Section 8 voucher holders increase crime in a neighborhood?
This is a perennial fear, but researchers at NYU's Furman Center took a really close look at the data to see, when controlling for other factors, if there was any association between an increase in Housing Choice Vouchers and the crime levels in that neighborhood....
The Program Officer is part of a four-person team led by a Program Director and staffed by two Program Officers and a Program Associate. The Program Officer works closely with the team on all aspects of the program, including day-to-day operations, broader program strategy development, and the implementation of a learning agenda... More