Important for the future of the city’s public schools and the prospects for its students are the quite radical but largely overlooked contract provisions affecting how administrators and teachers will work with each other.
New York City’s buildings that make up our iconic skyline are the very source of our climate crisis. The heating, cooling and electricity needs of these buildings generate the majority of greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming. In fact, 70% of New York City’s emissions come from buildings. Further zeroing in on the problem, a mere two percent of the city’s one million buildings use 45% of all of the city’s energy.
An 11-country survey finds that adults in the United States are far more likely than those in other countries to go without needed care because of costs and to struggle to afford basic necessities such as housing and healthy food.
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In 2018, both New York State and New York City passed laws intended to combat workplace sexual harassment. All employers are required to adopt a written sexual harassment prevention policy, including a complaint form, and provide annual sexual...
The trustees of The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust, one of the largest private foundations in the U.S., have announced the appointment of John R. Ettinger as Chief Executive Officer of the Trust, effective January 3, 2012.
The number of women who speak at key policy-shaping conferences across Europe is far below that of their male peers. Looking at five years of high-level conferences in Europe, this report finds that a woman has only one opportunity to speak for every three times a man speaks.
Each year, Philanthropy New York partners with the Council on Foundations and the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers for an annual survey on compensation and benefits costs across community, private, and public foundations.
GFE's annual benchmarking report assessed 2011 trends and changes in education funding based on survey responses from 184 members varying in size and type and found that philanthropies maintained consistent funding levels for education during 2011, on average, but were more strategic and deliberate with their dollars.