Supported by a $2.5 million grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Center for Child Health and Human Development, a UMD-led research team headed by Sociology faculty member Professor Sangeetha Madhavan will measure “marriage as a process,”  the contours of kinship support, and the implications for  children’s health and well-being in densely populated slum communities in Nairobi, Kenya. More information here.


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