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INTERNET: Basics of Internet Adocacy
Some simple and important guidelines to keep in mind when using internet advocacy in your campaign work.
Finding solutions to forced evictions worldwide: A priority to meet the MDGs and implement the Habitat Agenda
Executive Summary Report of the Advisory Group on Forced Evictions (AGFE) [1] to the Executive Director of UN-HABITAT
Report of the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, Miloon Kothari
Implementation of the General Assembly Resolution 60/251 of March 15, 2006, entitled "Human Rights Council"
Concluding observations of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination has issued its Concluding Observations on Israel, with many observations related to housing and land rights, and other forms of institutionalized discrimination.
United Nations Independent Experts demands End to Impunity for Violence Against Women
On the occasion of International Women's Day (8 March), the Special Rapporteur of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences, Prof. Yakin Ertürk, the Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, Sigma Huda, and the Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing, Miloon Kothari, issued the following statement
COHRE Housing Rights Awards. Nominations and Selection Criteria
COHRE are designed to draw attention to some of the world's worst violators of the human right to housing and to honour both governments and individuals that have shown exceptional commitment to enforcing and securing housing rights for everyone, everywhere.
Israel's institutionalised discrimination against Palestinians
Geneva, Switzerland, Press Statement of Housing and Land Rights Network
WSF 2007: A marathon marks the end of the event in Nairobi
After five days of meetings and demonstrations attended by about 46,000 delegates from all over the world, a 14km marathon through slums in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, marked the end of the World Social Forum (WSF) on Thursday.
Miloon Kothari, United Nations Expert on Adequate Housing concludes visit to Spain
From 20 November to 1 December 2006, the Special Rapporteur on adequate housing as a component of the right to an adequate standard of living, Miloon Kothari, conducted a mission to Spain to examine the status of realization of the right to adequate housing, paying particular attention to aspects of gender equality and non-discrimination.
Philippines, Nigeria and Greece : 2006 worst housing rights violators
In a press conference COHRE named Nigeria , Philippines and Greece as recipients of the group's 2006 Housing Rights Violator Awards.



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