Habitat International Coalition
Global network for the right to habitat and social justice
Call to contribute to the World Map of Urban Habitat
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World Map of Urban Habitat as Seen by Civil Society

HIC Members are invited to contribute to this tool filling the information on the World Map, redacting their country case study or part of it or sending us documents or links that would allow us to redact the case study.

Check the World M on: http://www.wm-urban-habitat.org/

The following items need to be to be completed:

Elements of context

Socio-economic context


History of cities - Heritage
Urban habitat
Rural housing

- Legal Aspects

Right to housing
Forced evictions
Land law
Land grabbing
interesting practices

- Social and economic aspects

Housing market
Housing quality
Informal settlements / slums / homeless
Public stakeholders' Role

- Cultural, Religious, Symbolic Aspects

- Ecological Aspects

Major problems in civil society
Major claim of civil society
Some social movements

Please send your contributions by email to Pascale: p.thys (@) habitat-participation.be

• Housing Alternatives   • Housing and Land Rights / Right to Adequate Housing   • Housing and Land Rights Violations   • Housing Policies   • Right to the City   • Social Production of Habitat / People's housing process   • Urban Centers   

Habitat International Coalition
General Secretariat