Giving Voice to the Voiceless: Latinx Immigrants in Queens


In Jackson Heights, Queens, a vibrant Latinx community enriches New York, but faces hidden challenges like limited education and discrimination.

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Child Poverty

Eradicating Poverty, Particularly Among Children and Women: Facing Systemic Challenges in a New Way

Discover how Equity for Children is championing the fight against child and women poverty. Our Executive Director, Alberto Minujin, presented groundbreaking insights at the recent UN Expert Group Meeting. Dive into his innovative strategies and join us in our mission to build a world without poverty.

Impact Report 2023

Equity for Children’s is dedicated to improving child well-being worldwide by: Generating and disseminating knowledge about child poverty. Leading local projects that address child poverty and urban inequality. Advocating for increased voice and participation from children, adolescents, and their families

Latino Immigrants: Stories of Resilience and Dreams

Explore the compelling stories of immigrant Latinx women and their children in New York City, shedding light on their challenges and triumphs through powerful two to three-minute videos in this collaborative project by Equity for Children, The StoryCenter, and Voces Latinas.
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Voice & participation

Equity for Children and Minjun’s Podcast Highlighted at 2024 Gala

Delve into the transformative power of storytelling and community action! In this podcast, Alberto Minujin discusses his participation on a groundbreaking project funded by The Spencer Foundation in concert with Voces Latinas and The StoryCenter, that amplifies the voices of 24 marginalized Latinx immigrant women in New York City.
Child Poverty

Exploring New Perspectives on Poverty Eradication and Social Justice: Bristol Poverty Institute Conference: Poverty and Social Justice in a Post-COVID World

Join us at the BPI Conference 2024 to delve into the critical issues of poverty and social justice in a post-COVID world. This two-day hybrid event, featuring Equity for Children's Executive Director Alberto Minujin, will bring together experts from various sectors to explore innovative solutions for improving the lives of those affected by poverty.
Voice & participation

Participation in public spaces: a right of childhood.

Five innovative experiences of design and participation in public spaces in Latin America carried out by Equity for Children for the ARCOR Foundation.

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