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Concern regarding the arrest and detention of the Egyptian human rights lawyer Mohamed Ramadan
HIC wants to express its profound concern regarding the arrest and detention of the Egyptian human rights lawyer Mohamed Ramadan. He is a respected advocate known for defending housing and labor rights and offering legal representation for human rights defenders and victims of torture in Egypt.
Source (02-14-2019)
 
 
Stop Evictions in Zimbabwe
On 8 January 2019, 1,000 families from Mzaro Farm in Masvingo West were served eviction orders signed by the Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement. The deadline for eviction was set for seven days later, on 15 January 2019. However, as of 4 February 2019 the inhabitants remain on their land.
Source The Zimbabwe People’s Land Rights Movement (ZPLRM) (02-13-2019)
 
 
Minutes of the 2018 General Assembly
On 12th December 2018, HIC Members, Friends and Allies participated at the online 2018 General Assembly meeting.
Source (01-30-2019)
 
 
HLRN on Israel’s ICESCR Treaty Review
HIC’s Housing and Land Right Network formally has submitted commentary on Israel’s current periodic report to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) on that state party’s implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.
Source HIC-HLRN (01-29-2019)
 
 
The world needs inspiring stories: Open Call for the Transformative Cities Initiative 2019
“The Transformative Cities award is an opportunity for progressive local governments, municipalist coalitions, social movements and civil society organizations to popularise and share their experiences of building solutions to our planet’s systemic economic, social, political and ecological crisis.
Source (01-24-2019)
 
 
World Habitat Awards 2019 open for entry
Are you doing something amazing to provide housing? World Habitat is looking for projects that bring the best housing to those who need it the most.
Source (01-17-2019)
 
 
"Addressing inequalities and challenges to social inclusion": HIC side event during the Commission for Social Development in New York
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".
Source (01-10-2019)
 
 
Call to vote for 4 motions submitted to the HIC General Assembly
Following the virtual meeting of the 2018 HIC General Assembly we submit to the vote of the HIC Members in good standing.
Source (01-02-2019)
 
 
HIC celebrates its Annual General Assembly 2018
HIC Members, Friends and Allies participated in the annual General Assembly meeting 2018.
Source (12-22-2018)
 
 
Results of the election of Latin America regional representatives to the HIC Board for the period 2018-2022
the electoral process for the election of the Latin America Representatives to the HIC Board for the period 2018-2022 has successfully concluded.
Source (12-19-2018)
 
 
   
 


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