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    WINGS takes flight in India and Kyrgyzstan

    Women Initiating New Goals of Safety (WINGS) Women who use drugs and/or alcohol are three to five times more likely to experience Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) than the general population.  Yet, only one out of 20 ever receive help to […]

  • Dr. Assel receives AmCham Award
    GHRCCA Receives Two AmCham Awards

    The Global Health Research Center of Central Asia (GHRCCA), part of the Social Intervention Group (SIG) housed in the Columbia University School of Social Work, develops and advances evidence-based, sustainable solutions to emerging public health and social issues in the […]

  • Desmond Patton
    TedX: How Posts on Social Media Lead to Gang Violence

    SIG is pleased to share a recent TedX talk by our own Desmond Patton, Assistant Professor of Social Work at the Columbia School of Social Work. From the TedX site: While social media often portrays a curated version of people’s […]