Category Archives: Areas of Concern

Children’s Citizenship & Participation in Governance

From its inception CERG has taken every opportunity to create ways to involve children themselves in the process of research, planning and design of environments, beginning with the three special issues of Childhood City Newsletter on “Children’s Participation” that we edited with Robin Moore in 1979 and 1980. In 1989, recognition of the rights and … Continue Reading ››

Urban Poverty & Social/Environmental Justice

Our work in this area is related to our understanding of children's development in relation to qualities of the physical environment and to our knowledge of effective participatory strategies for supporting residents, including children and youth, in community development. A significant portion of this overseas work has been carried out in collaboration with the Human … Continue Reading ››