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Housing in Europe:
Time to Evict the Crisis
Also includes Schedule, HIC Members List and Guidelines
Date published: 05-17-2017

Which models of Community-led housing are being developed across the world? What do they have in common? What are relevant tools and policy instruments that support Community-led Housing in different legal, economic and social contexts? What are the main achievements, challenges and bottlenecks that inhabitant groups are facing in the Global North and South? How can policy-makers contribute to enabling community-driven habitat initiatives at different levels? Round table with...

Date published: 02-28-2017
MEXICO CITY— When Mexico City this month became one of the few cities in the world to have a constitution, it surprised many by including explicit reference to a "right to the city”, a touchstone progressive idea aimed at ensuring that urban areas protect their most vulnerable communities. For instance, the right would require that city officials study the impact of major urban development efforts that often result in the displacement of poor communities. This approach would mandate...

Date published: 02-23-2017
USA: Tenants Mobilize for 2018 People`s Budget
Source: National Alliance of HUD Tenants (NAHT)
In the United States, the 2016 Democratic Party Platform featured stronger-than-ever language that seemed to embrace most of these substantive recommendations National Alliance of HUD Tenants (NAHT) proposed that year: increased funding for vouchers, public housing repairs, fair housing, although without specific dollar recommendations. In preparing for the upcoming national budgeting process, NAHT argues that the 2018 Peoples Budget should be at least as strong and progressive as the...

Date published: 02-21-2017
Call to support the mobilisation against a new presidential act that intends to dismantle the regulations for land regularization in Brazil.

Date published: 02-16-2017
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