Category Archives: CERG News


Presentation at the UN Commission for Social Development

13 February 2014, New York City Bijan Kimiagar was invited to present at the 52nd Session of the United Nations Commission for Social Development during a side event,  Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Through Education and Social Integration: A Focus on Boys. The International Humanist and Ethical Union sponsored the event, and the American Psychological Association was a … Continue Reading ››

CERG hosts presentation by colleagues at Columbia University

23 September 2013, New York City CERG hosted a presentation by Ena Oru, MD, Masters of Public Health candidate in General Public Health, Columbia University; Shoshana Burke, MD, Masters of Public Health candidate in Population and Family Health, Columbia University; and Cassie Landers, EdD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Population and Family Health, Columbia University Mailman School of … Continue Reading ››

CERG researchers collaborate with Plan Egypt

23 March 2013, Cairo, Egypt Bijan Kimiagar and Scott Fisher, CERG Research Associates, traveled to Cairo, Egypt to collaborate with children and youth’s self-managed groups organizing in and around Cairo. The trip was made possible by the generous support and effort of Plan Egypt who funded and coordinated collaborative sessions with their front-line staff, field … Continue Reading ››