Habitat International Coalition
Global network for the right to habitat and social justice
dHIC Structures
Urgent Action Appeal
HIC and the Habitat III Process
Members and Partners' Publications
Housing in Europe:
Time to Evict the Crisis
The African representative of HIC's Board Dr. Mrs Ifeyinwa Ofong and Habitat International Coalition General Secretariat are organizing a side event titled "Addressing inequalities and challenges to social inclusion: Housing and evictions, Extractive Industries and land grabbing".
Date published: 01-10-2019

Call for application to the 2011 World Habitat Awards
Source: Building and Social Housing Foundation
The World Habitat Awards were established in 1985 by the Building and Social Housing Foundation as part of its contribution to the United Nations International Year of Shelter for the Homeless.

Date published: 10-07-2011
Findings from the HIC-HLRN Violation Database, 2008–2011         Since the last International Housing and Land Rights Day (World Habitat Day) in 2010, the world has become a different place. Not only has it been revealed that the polar ice cap is melting at a far more-rapid rate than previously estimated,1 but a most-unlikely uprising in a region of entrenched despotism has uprooted long-standing dictators and their brutal regimes. For long a repressive bulwark reassuring Western...

Date published: 10-05-2011
If you want to use the text of the World Habitat Days 2011 Liaison Committee Joint Declaration for your WHD activities, please download this pdf flyer that you can print and distribute.For Housing and Land Rights !HIC GS Team...

Date published: 09-30-2011
This paper describes the historical process of urban-legal reform in Brazil since the late 1970s, especially since the promulgation of the 1988 Federal Constitution and the enactment of the 2001 City Statute. It discusses how the new legal order has consolidated the notion of the "right to the city" in the country, meaning the inseparable combination of the principle of the social functions of property and the city, and the principle of democratic management of cities. Special emphasis is given...

Date published: 09-29-2011
Connect with HIC
HIC in the world
February - 2019


Habitat International Coalition
General Secretariat