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HIC at the World Social Forum 2018
The World Social Forum (WSF 2018) will take place in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, from 13 to 17 of March. The main territory will be the Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), but the WSF will spread through the public, cultural and peripheral spaces of the city. It will have seminars, plenary sessions, workshops, cultural activities, conferences, marches and acts through the city.
Apply to the World Habitat Awards 2018!
The World Habitat Awards are established for the identification and the promotion of good habitat practices.
Press Release: Over 260,000 Persons Evicted from their Homes in 2017
Rampant Human Rights Violations Reported as India’s Silent Crisis of Forced Evictions and Displacement Worsens
Stories of the Nature of Cities 2099 Prize for Urban Flash Fiction
What are the future relations of people and nature in cities? Submission deadline on 15 April.
Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing: Human Rights Based Housing Strategies
This report provides States and other actors with concrete guidance on implementing effective rights-based housing strategies.
National Alliance of HUD Tenants Press Release: HUD Tenants Leaders Demand Congress Declare Trump's 2019 Budget "Dead on Arrival"
"Congress should instead pass the Peoples Budget to embrace prosperity, peace, unity and hope for our future.”
Earthquakes, Constitutions, Urban Planning and Social Change: Lessons and Controversies from Mexico
Struggles for spatial justice, human rights, and democracy are interconnected and have a long history in Mexico City. As the previous official slogan claimed, this is a “City in Movement”. So let’s get inspired and keep going.
Radical Housing Journal: Call for Papers
This edition will focus on practices and theories of organising around housing struggles that have emerged post-2008. Deadline 5th of March 2018
WUF9 Side event. Social Production of Habitat: Building the African Case in the Implementation of the New Urban Agenda
Development action Group and urbaMonde's event at the World Urban Forum 9.
WUF 9 Networking event “Collective Housing: Building strong people and engaged communities”
Event of the Asian Coalition for Housing Rights, Slum/Shack Dwellers International (SDI), UrbaMonde and International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) at the World Urban Forum 9.

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