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Housing in Europe:
Time to Evict the Crisis
Ready to follow up on the campaign on human rights defenders to land, housing and the right to the city?
Date published: 09-27-2019

  Greetings from the Observatori DESC! We would like to thank the members of HIC-Europe for their trust in electing me as HIC Board representative for the region.     Observatori DESC is a platform of organizations and individuals whose main objective is the promotion of social rights. In recent years, an important part of this work has been to denounce the increasing decline in the realization of social rights in general, and in particular of the right to...

Date published: 04-11-2012
A paradigm shift for just, democratic and sustainable territories: Urban and agrarian reform, now!

Date published: 04-06-2012
Applications for the upcoming study visit to the Community Programme for Neighbourhood Improvement, winner of the 2011 World Habitat Awards, are now accepted

Date published: 04-02-2012
Summary: This report focuses on the question of women and their right to adequate housing – looking at progress to date and further efforts needed – to ensure that women everywhere are able to enjoy this right in practice. Specifically, and so as to build on work previously done under the mandate, this report focuses on recent legal and policy advancements in the area of women‘s right to adequate housing, including issues related to inheritance, land and property, as well as strategies for...

Date published: 03-26-2012
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