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"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)
For a 2019 standing up for our Habitat Rights
The HIC General Secretariat Team wishes you a Happy new year 2019.
Source (12-19-2018)
World Habitat Awards: Winners and finalists 2018 announced!
World Habitat Awards recognise and highlight innovative, outstanding and sometimes revolutionary housing ideas, projects and programmes from across the world.
Source (12-17-2018)
Declaration on Human Rights Day and the Right to the City
We, social movements, civil society and local governments’ organizations are committed to social justice through the promotion, defense and fulfillment of all human rights related to habitat, including the Human Right to Adequate Housing, Land and the Right to the City in every region of the world.
Source (12-10-2018)
HIC General Assembly meeting 2018
We invite all HIC Members, Friends and Allies to participate in the online 2018 General Assembly meeting. The HIC General Assembly is an open event and HIC Members are encouraged to invite other partners to join the meeting. Even though the meeting will be hold online, participation confirmation is needed.
Source (12-05-2018)
Abahlali baseMjondolo goes to Court to Stop the Eviction of Disabled Residents
Today the eNduduzweni branch of Abahlali baseMjondolo goes to Durban High Court as the eThekwini Municipality and KZN Department of Social Development intensified its war on the blind and physical challenged residents in the eNduduzweni Centre for the Disabled in uMlazi.
Source (11-27-2018)
UN poverty expert warns against tsunami of unchecked privatisation
The UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, criticised the extent to which the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, and even the UN itself have aggressively promoted widespread privatisation of basic services.
Source United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner (11-09-2018)

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