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The Politics of the 'Expropriation of Land without Compensation' in South Africa
Abahlali baseMjondolo statement on the question of land, and specifically the new proposal to expropriate land without compensation
Source Abahlali baseMjondolo (04-04-2018)
Apply to the World Habitat Awards 2018!
The World Habitat Awards are established for the identification and the promotion of good habitat practices.
Source World Habitat (02-26-2018)
Press Release: Over 260,000 Persons Evicted from their Homes in 2017
Rampant Human Rights Violations Reported as India’s Silent Crisis of Forced Evictions and Displacement Worsens
Source HIC-HLRN-SA (02-23-2018)
Stories of the Nature of Cities 2099 Prize for Urban Flash Fiction
What are the future relations of people and nature in cities? Submission deadline on 15 April.
Source The Nature of Cities (02-22-2018)
National Alliance of HUD Tenants Press Release: HUD Tenants Leaders Demand Congress Declare Trump's 2019 Budget "Dead on Arrival"
"Congress should instead pass the Peoples Budget to embrace prosperity, peace, unity and hope for our future.”
Source National Alliance of HUD Tenants (NAHT) (02-15-2018)
Radical Housing Journal: Call for Papers
This edition will focus on practices and theories of organising around housing struggles that have emerged post-2008. Deadline 5th of March 2018
Source Radical Housing Journa Collective (02-05-2018)
Housing is a human rights issue – and 2018 must be the year to address it
Homelessness is on the rise, even in the world’s richest countries. If governments are to keep their promise of housing for all by 2030, they need to act immediately.
Source Leilani Farha, UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing, (01-12-2018)
HIC General Secretariat Season's Greetings
Source HIC-GS (12-19-2017)
2017 World Habitat Awards announced
Have a look at this year’s World Habitat Awards winners and finalists from across the globe!
Source World Habitat Awards (12-18-2017)
Launch of Electoral Process for the Africa Representative at the HIC Board
The term of HIC AFRICA Representative, Mrs. Affoué Pauline Yao (Femme Cote d’Ivoire Expérience) at the Board has expired. The next four-year term will run from May 2018 through April 2022.
Source HIC General Secretariat (12-18-2017)

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