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HIC activities in the WSF 2005
HIC will be in the World Social Forum (WSF) of Porto Alegre from January 25 to 31, 2005. HIC bodies in partnership with other organization have registered the following activities.
Source HIC (11-23-2004)
HIC in Europe
Unione Inquiline suspended its activities as Focal Point and a regional committee was formed committed to building HIC in Europe
Source HIC (11-23-2004)
Chileans hold anti-globalization rally during APEC meeting
Ana Sugranyes, HIC General Secretary, and local HIC members participated to the rally organized to protest against US President Gorge W. Bush and the Economic Leaders' Meeting of the APEC.
Source HIC (11-22-2004)
Call for Papers: Privatisation in the housing sector
To exchange information and build ties between initiatives, housing organisations and academics to be able to act more effectively against neoliberal policy in the housing sector.
Source AG Social Housing (11-18-2004)
India,100 women and children evicted from a night shelter in New Delhi
Policemen violently evicted around 40 homeless women and 60 children from the Palika Hostel night shelter in New Delhi, India. The eviction took place despite Prime Minister Manmohan Singh alleged assurances to civil society representatives that the she
Source HLRN (11-04-2004)
The State of Housing Rights in MENA Region
World Habitat Day 2004 in the Middle East/North Africa more...
Source HIC MENA (10-04-2004)
HIC at European Social Forum in London
Program of events at the occasion of the 3rd ESF in London
Source HIC (10-03-2004)
For the Social Control of Urban Land Use
Land consumption by urban expansion and traffic facilities is one of the main reasons of environmental degradation worldwide. The indiscriminate access to land, on the other hand, is a strategic prerequisite for the provision of adequate housing for all.
Source Habitat International Coalition (HIC) and Friends of the Earth Germany (BUND) (10-03-2004)
International Land and Housing Rights Day, 2004
Are the Cities “Engines of Rural Development” or “Machines that Suck in the Rural Population and its Economic Surplus”?
Source HIC (10-02-2004)
USA Tenants and Homeless Advocacy Groups Protest Bush Budget Cuts
Protests this fall against the Bush Administration’s plans to cut 600,000 families from the federal Section 8 program
Source NAHT (10-01-2004)

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